We were lucky enough to receive the book Art Parts: A Child’s Introduction to the Elements of Art, plus a couple of the companion journals from author Kim Bogren Owen. So since we’ve got some free time this summer, we turned on some Kids Bop music and decided to have some #SummerReading fun with this book.…… Continue reading Art Parts by Kim Bogren Owen– A Book Review
You know, even though I feel like I’m making great progress #RaisingReaders, there are still times, especially during the summer, that I want to pull my hair out. As a result, I think this quote by Doris Lessing may be some advice that I may be employing in the near future for some motivation.
I’ve been a fan of Kwame Alexander since I closed the cover of The Crossover a few years ago. I couldn’t wait to find some child to give the book to, and I’ve been handing it out ever since, including giving all outgoing 5th graders a copy of The Crossover to read over the summer. I’ve also…… Continue reading #SoloBook by Kwame Alexander and Mary Rand Hess–A Review
A short review of the book Blue Sky White Stars, by Sarvinder Naberhaus.