Weekly Home Reading Log freebie in Laura Candler's online file cabinet ~ I've been using this GO from Laura Candler for years now. Student records the title, reading response, minutes read and then has it signed by parent or guardian. There is also a two-sided version for longer responses.
Free Printable Summer Travel Journal For Kids + Travel Ideas
"I was born in the same year that George left the Institute, nevertheless, despite all of the great and famous names which had walked through those doors George and Paul were the first two you would boast of way back in 1970 (when I passed my scholarship) and are still the first two to boast of today. A great joke of the day was to write George's or Paul's name into the history log of a text book. God bless you George."-Thom Lester http://www.liobians.org/beatles/georgeharrison.html
The Tower of Books Challenge makes a fun and engaging summer reading plan! Encourages a wide range of reading and incorporates motivating tracking methods, in both 2-D (shown) and 3-D options. Lots of reading lists included, as well as an editable component. Gr 1-6 ($)
The Gravity Series consists of 2 low and 2 high side tables and a long coffee table. The tables explore the relationship between simple forms and powerful forces, each relaying on its own weight and shape to allow it to function. The side tables are each cut from a single log of camphor laurel timber which is considered a week in Australia. The solid blocks are finished raw and suspended into steel frames and are held in place by their own weight.
Read about two changes to my independent reading routine that made all the difference last year...do you want accountability without the hassle (and often waste) of reading logs? There's a better way and you can learn all about it here! Reading Log Ideas, Back to School Homework routines
"'I found out what your 'drug-stores' were.' He turned to us and spoke rapidly. 'He and this Wolfsheim bought up a log of side-street drug stores here and in Chicago and sold grain alcohol over the counter. That's one of his little stunts. I picked him for a bootlegger the first time I saw him, and I wasn't far wrong'" (133).
Garlic Herb Tomato Goat Cheese Dip is my FAVORITE EASY CHEESE DIP APPETIZER! Baked Goat Cheese Dip is classy, simple, and so delicious. Packed with tomatoes, garlic, feta, ricotta, and goat cheese. Go-to baked cheese appetizer.