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Read Aloud #4–The House That Jane Built

As March comes to a close, my last read aloud to recommend for Read Aloud month is an Informational story–The House That Jane Built: A Story About Jane Addams, by Tanya Lee Stone, illustrated by Kathryn Brown. I stumbled upon this book during our most recent trip to the library, and although I had heard…… Continue reading Read Aloud #4–The House That Jane Built

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Enjoying the moment

“Mom…” my daughter says as she comes into my room where I’m reading. “Yes?” I reply. “I wanna lay and read with you.” “Well come on then.” Think she’ll still want to spend her Saturday evenings reading with me in 10 years? #Wishfulthinking #RaisingReaders  

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My post on The Nerdy Book Club

Since even before I started this blog a few months ago, I have dreamt of having a post on The Nerdy Book Club, and today it happened! I’m so grateful and SO excited! Click below to read the entire post!   I purchased the book Twenty Yawns by Jane Smiley and Lauren Castillo because 1) I have…… Continue reading My post on The Nerdy Book Club

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Read Aloud #1- Dr. Seuss, of course!

As I mentioned in this week’s earlier post, since March is Read Aloud month, I want to share some of my favorite read alouds to help anyone who is #RaisingReaders and add to their bedtime book arsenal. Since my school district and hundreds of others had Read Across America events celebrating Dr. Seuss this week,…… Continue reading Read Aloud #1- Dr. Seuss, of course!