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high-interest reading: the skylanders book series
May 26, 2013 9 comments

high-interest reading: the skylanders book series

    My boy loves his Skylanders. So much so ...

3 ways to talk to your kids about books
August 10, 2012 11 comments

3 ways to talk to your kids about books

I remember a time, not so long ago, when Maddy, ...

best of teach mama countdown: #9 -- building words, names
January 4, 2012 No Comment

best of teach mama countdown: #9 — building words, names

This post, which rolls in at #9, continues to surprise ...

learning during lunch with muffin tin meals
July 6, 2011 7 comments

learning during lunch with muffin tin meals

We took it easy today, after a late night filled ...

cars 2: what you should do before you see the movie
June 29, 2011 20 comments

cars 2: what you should do before you see the movie

Ka-CHOW! Have plans to see Cars 2 anytime this summer? ...

learning during read-alouds: making connections
May 15, 2011 12 comments

learning during read-alouds: making connections

My kiddos are huge fans of popping pop beads, stringing ...

making connections with nonfiction texts (and our new turtle friend)
April 28, 2011 10 comments

making connections with nonfiction texts (and our new turtle friend)

Between the insane weather we’ve been experiencing over here (tornadoes! ...

international literacy day: cora cooks pancit
September 8, 2010 6 comments

international literacy day: cora cooks pancit

    September 8th is International Literacy Day (hooray!), and ...

telling stories with norman rockwell paintings
August 13, 2010 2 comments

telling stories with norman rockwell paintings

I have always been intrigued by Norman Rockwell’s artwork. When ...