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20 Must Read Read-Alouds for Kids 9-12

20 Must Read Read-Alouds for Kids 9-12

Before I had children, my summers where often spent with a book in hand.  Since I was a classroom teacher, I would have nothing to do over summer break except read, read, read!  But now that I have children, the…

8 Gratitude Books for Kids

8 Gratitude Books for Kids

It’s been a little over a month since I’ve written a post centered around book selections.  Last month we focused on grit.  This month we’re focusing on Gratitude.  As adults we know the importance of gratitude.  We know if we focus…

Ocean Unit Study Resource List (with FREE Emergent Reader)

Ocean Unit Study Resource List (with FREE Emergent Reader)

This post may contain affiliate links. Just because school is out doesn’t mean you should pack up your studies and forget school for the summer. In fact, summer can be one of the most enjoyable times to get out and learn! Many…

20 + Books To Teach Grit

20 + Books To Teach Grit

This month our Teacher 2 Teacher Facebook challenge has been to find ways to teach GRIT in our children.  There have been many fascinating talks and research about GRIT, but how do you teach it?  In my quest to find…

Elsa Verses The Snow Queen: Fairy Tale Lessons That Stick

Elsa Verses The Snow Queen: Fairy Tale Lessons That Stick

Come along with us as we enter into the frozen world of winter themed fairy tales. This month the theme for the Adventure Story Book Club is Fairy Tales.   To accompany this theme I looked for lessons and activities to…