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ZOO-MATE WANTED by Korrie Leer

Hello teacher friends!  I hope this post finds you feeling magnificent, speeding ahead with your lessons and filled with joy from your delightful, rule-following cherubs. But if you are like me, you are struggling. Not all the time. But sometimes. The picture-perfect class community I imagined forming with my students is taking longer than expected… Continue reading ZOO-MATE WANTED by Korrie Leer

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30,000 Stitches: The Inspiring Story of the National 9/11 Flag by Amanda Davis

As the 20th anniversary of 9/11 neared, I found myself unsure of how to approach this sensitive topic with my young students. Thankfully, Amanda Davis and her debut picture book, 30,000 Stitches: The Inspiring Story of the National 9/11 Flag, provided the perfect solution. In 30,000 Stitches, Amanda Davis delicately recounts the events of 9/11… Continue reading 30,000 Stitches: The Inspiring Story of the National 9/11 Flag by Amanda Davis