Book Review, English Language Arts, February Activities

February Book List and Virtual Library

February is one of our favorite months to teach! Between Valentine’s Day, Chinese New Year, Black History Month, and President’s Day, there is a plethora of information to teach and activities for your students to complete. Not to mention, we love all the pink, red, and purple vibes! We have put together a February Book… Continue reading February Book List and Virtual Library

Book Review, Building Relationships

Chapter Book Read Aloud: Gregory and the Grimbockle

If you want to truly build relationships with your students and make a deep connection with them, then reading aloud a chapter book will unquestionably create an incredible bond. Oh, how I remember the readings of Hatchet by Gary Paulsen, Esperanza Rising by Pam Muñoz Ryan, and James and the Giant Peach, by Roald Dahl… Continue reading Chapter Book Read Aloud: Gregory and the Grimbockle

Book Review, Children's Book Reviews

Interrupting Chicken Book Review

Interrupting Chicken, by David Ezra Stein, is a hilarious story to read with your children or students, especially if they love to interrupt others. Plus, it is a perfect place to begin a discussion about class rules, as well. Perfect story for the interrupting son, daughter, or student. Interrupting Chicken, by David Ezra Stein, is an… Continue reading Interrupting Chicken Book Review