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”Children who have lived in book-filled homes prior to going to school are known to be scholastically advantaged for the rest of their lives. And children who have memorized eight nursery rhymes by the age of three, so I have been told, are always the best readers by the age of eight.” –Mem FoxRhyme is […]Continue reading
Chalk by Bill Thomson (2010) Chalk is a wordless picture book we discovered at the library that I’m now considering buying for our collection. Be warned there are pictures of a scary looking T. Rex (not the one on the cover, but a realistic one…see below); Luke was a little wary off it, but overall […]Continue reading
Scholastic is offering $1.00 deals on over 500 downloadable teacher ebooks!! The purchase is tax-free, too! I think I bought 27 already and am holding myself back from getting more!! Offer expires 5/31/11! Most of these books would cost you $10+ in print, so this is an amazing deal. I actually prefer the ebook style […]Continue reading
Little Bunny Foo Foo: Told and Sung by the Good Fairy by Paul Brett Johnson I posted this on Facebook a month ago:Visited the library today after a long hiatus. The kids enjoyed using their bags with their names embroidered on them that their cousins gave them for Christmas to hold their books. So far, […]Continue reading