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Inspire Young Writers With Lemony Snicket's 13 Words (giveaway)

Weeds Find a Way, picture book trailer

Weeds are wonderful! Persistent, exuberant…these plants have personalities, and this nonfiction picture book puts them on colorful display!

Teaching Kids to Write About "Small Moments" in Their Lives.  This is a great post with lots of neat ideas!

/Unit 5 Teaching Kids to Write About "Small Moments" in Their Lives. This is a great post with lots of neat ideas!

Scootpad: Great Common Core Practice Site!

Scootpad: Great Common Core Practice Site!

Scootpad is a great FREE site where students can practice math and reading skills that correlate with the Common Core! It is free, has no ads, and students love it!

List of Books by Theme to help you find the right book for whatever youre teaching. From tattling and getting along to bears and cowboys--every theme, unit, or behavior problem you can think of. PreK to 2nd grade.

WIld Rumpus School House: Find the Perfect Book for whatever you're teaching--from manners to reading skills--a huge list sorted by theme.

Reading Mentor Texts

List of mentor texts that can be used to teach children how to think critically when reading :) Link for Reading Strategy Mentor Texts

The next time it's drizzling outside, grab a blanket and curl up with this excellent collection of poems that are all about rain. One Big Rain: Poems for Rainy Days, collected by Rita Gray and illustrated by Ryan O'Rourke reminds of us all the pleasures that come with the seasons and the rain that they bring.

One Big Rain: Poems for Rainy Days, compiled by Rita Gray, illustrated by Ryan O'Rourke

mentor texts - common themes - perseverance

Just in case you missed it as you have perused Flamingos and Butterflies, I am a bit of a book junkie. Yes, we may be in need of an interve.

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