I don't think I could survive without books. As I've said, I love challenging myself too, and I think this is a great idea to encourage yourself to step outside of your comfort zone and discover some new favourites to read!
I’ve had a really productive couple of days in this New Year including figuring out this Yearly Reading Plan. Yes I know you can’t cook it! But I am a big reader. Actually the majority of my reading these days is spent with my children. I read aloud to them most nights at bedtime and...
Bags at the dollar store for each student to store their independent reading books, reading response notebooks, writer's notebooks, word work notebooks, post-it notes and a pencil. I put a command hook on each desk for them to keep their bag. It has been so much easier than finding a place to store bulky book boxes and the kids love to carry them around the classroom.
This cutie will make your students want to devour their books!!! Read, color, cut, and create a Book Report LapBook. Students will treasure their bookworms for years to come. (Composition Notebook, Vocabulary Crayons, Confidential Folder, and Teacher's Apple open to reveal important information inside!)