Sharing Books

Sharing Books

I have my students for less than 50 minutes each day, but this does not prevent us from sharing books as much as we can. One way to share books is by printing book covers! I have a sign at my door to greet my students with the books I…
A Tour of Our Classroom

A Tour of Our Classroom

It’s not easy capturing the classroom, but here is my best attempt. My goal is that students feel calm, relaxed, and curious when they enter my classroom. I also want to show that this is a reading classroom.
Author Feature: Hayley Barrett

Author Feature: Hayley Barrett

All About You! 3 Little Known or Interesting Things About You Since childhood, I’ve had a strong aversion to raw white onions. I’m still working on it, because I adore every other allium.  I’m interested in nearly everything. I can touch my tongue to my nose.  Hogwarts House I’m a Hufflepuff…
Author Feature: Diane Magras

Author Feature: Diane Magras

3 Little Known or Interesting Things About You I’ve been telling stories since I was very, very young. My father tried to read bedtime stories to me, and I kept interrupting to switch around the narrative and tell it my way. I guess I’ve always been a writer!My writing space…
Book Birthday!

Book Birthday!

The Lit Review Crew is happy to celebrate some wonderful books being released today! If these aren’t on your radar yet, they need to be. First up is Spinner of Dreams by K.A. Reynolds. This is one of my favorite reads from this summer, and probably from the entire year.…
Summer Bookaday Final

Summer Bookaday Final

With the craziness of the first week of school, I forgot to post my Summer Bookaday Challenge Final! My goal was 84 books and I surpassed that goal by reading 91 books! Look at my hour al pages for specifics on what books and categories and for my must reads.…
It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

July 29-August 4 I finished up quite a few books and have started some really amazing ones. Books I Finished 180 Days by Gallagher and Kittle was an enlightening and really helpful book I read as my professional development this summer. It was realistic, easy to read, and had great…