“This book is like a hug!” calls Marta from across the screen. “I know but I can’t figure out if I want to hug Ren or hug them both,” Brandy adds. It was the end of our virtual school day and the time of the day where we read a book for the purpose of… Continue reading A New Kind of Wild by Zara Gonzalez Hoang
Oge Mora has beautifully woven the themes of kindness, friendship, caring and generosity into the gorgeously illustrated, Thank You, Omu! Mrs. Unger's twenty-two, first graders truly enjoyed this heartwarming narrative, predicting who’d arrive at the door and how Omu would react upon finding nothing in left in her pot. The read aloud seamlessly shifted to… Continue reading Thank You, Omu!