Tag Archives: Reading

School Library Media Specialists are Essential

School librarians or Library Media Specialists are  one of the few people who work with every single student in the school.  They are one of the few people who can support all teachers and students in all subject areas. Despite evidence … Continue reading

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Students Rebuild Literacy Challenge

For the past two weeks my K-4 students have been making bookmarks for the Students Rebuild Literacy Challenge.  Although the challenge was launched on International Literacy Day, I heard that the Bezos foundation would double their already generous donation of $1 for … Continue reading

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Reading Matters

Does it matter what we read? It matters that we enjoy reading what we are reading. It is so satisfying when you give a book talk and generate interest in a story, or an author. But then what is so demoralizing is … Continue reading

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