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Top Ten Favorite Authors

Top Ten Favorite Authors

 Weekly Blog Post: Top Ten Tuesday This list was compiled by my group of sixth graders. They were such voracious readers (yes, I miss them) and I am so glad I get to share with you their favorite authors! Note: these are in no particular order. I should also note…
Top Ten Books With Unexpected Plot Twists

Top Ten Books With Unexpected Plot Twists

‎Weekly Blog Post: Top Ten Tuesday-Books With Unexpected Plot Twists This week’s Top Ten Tuesday is a list compiled by my sixth grade students. These are books with the best and most unexpected plot twists. What books would you add? Serafina and the Twisted Staff by Robert Beatty – KN…
#bookaday Week 1

#bookaday Week 1

#bookaday I have posted about Donalyn Miller’s #bookaday summer reading challenge here and here. I am very excited to participate for the first time this year. My goal is 73 books (May 19-July 31) and I know what you are thinking. 73 books is impossible. (That’s what I thought anyway!)…
November Wrap Up and December TBR

November Wrap Up and December TBR

November Wrap Up What a busy, busy month. Here is what I read: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by JK Rowling Wow-that’s a little bit of a disappointment! I’ll do better next month, I promise! December TBR Alright, it’s a longer month and I have a 2 week…
July Wrap Up and August TBR

July Wrap Up and August TBR

For the month of July, I think I set a pretty lofty goal. I was close and read 5/6 books on my list, with an additional book not on my list. Here are the books I completed for July (in order read): The Giver by Lois Lowry The Hobbit by…