Category: Featured Book

Featured Book: “Charlie and Kiwi: An Evolutionary Adventure”

I am so happy that a Pinterest search brought this title to my attention! Peter H. Reynolds (amazing author and illustrator) and the New York Hall of Science collaborated on this evolutionary adventure. I have never come across an evolution-based picture book, so I…

Featured Book: “Water Can Be…”

I was ecstatic to see this book! I love “A Leaf Can be…”, and recently I used it as my focus book for an NSTA presentation that I did with my 2nd grade co-teacher. So, when I saw this, I was quick to purchase!…

Site Update: Classroom Lessons; Featured Book Archive

Under the heading of “School & Classroom Connections”, I have added some new pages, to help you more easily access some of my past blog posts. They are: Classroom Lessons: Where you will see images from lessons and a link to learn more Featured…

Featured Book: “Dot.”

Dot knows a great deal about technology and its various tools. She is an expert at searching, surfing, and swiping. After a gentle reminder (push) from her mom, to pause and get outside, Dot soon remembers how her expertise of searching, surfing, and swiping…

A Never Before Published Picture Book, From Margaret Wise Brown…

Brought to us by illustrator Loren Long Beautifully illustrated, Loren Long, brings us the story of the transition from day to night, with familiar faces, now in a flourishing community. As Bunny says good morning to the world, and to daylight, there are interactions…

Featured Book: “Anything is Possible”

This book was recommended to me by a dear friend, who is also a professor–and quite knowledgeable on the topic of all things good! 🙂 I picked up a copy of this great story from the library today, and I was thrilled that once…

Tuesday Morning Re-Reads for December 26th

Happy Winter and Happy Holidays to you and yours! I hope this time of year is bringing you time to sit down in your favorite chair and read, read, read! 🙂 I also hope this time of year has brought you some new books!…