Hi friends! I hope you’re enjoying a time of thanksgiving with your family and friends. I know I am! Here’s something to think about from Kid President: 20 things we should say more often. (And, yes, “thank you” is one of the things we should say more often throughout the year.) This video is worth sharing with your students and teachers! What else should we
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Hi friends! I went simple for my Thanksgiving library center this year. If you are in school this week, you are welcome to share this on your school campus. I stretched yellow butcher paper across the table, added a cup of markers, and put up this sign (it’s a free download from my Google Drive). It says: Draw or write something that you are thankful for.
Hi friends! Wow! AASL13 was an amazing experience! I had such a great time sharing library centers with about 400 people at the Idea Exchange. I shared a booth with fantastic colleagues Carolyn Vibbert from Risking Failure and Jessica Lodge from Mrs. Lodge’s Library. Here are the three of us in our matching Library Centers shirts designed by Carolyn. Here’s a photo of our table,
Hi friends! I’m up in Hartford, Connecticut this morning, getting ready to board the bus for AASL13. If you’re up here, too, I hope you’ll stop by our table at the Idea Exchange from 1:30-3:30 this afternoon. I’ll be at a Library Centers table with Carolyn Vibbert of Risking Failure and Jessica Lodge of Mrs. Lodge’s Library. We’ll be talking about how we use library
Hi friends! It’s book fair time again in our library! No sooner did our pumpkin patch leave than those silver cases rolled into the building. Once I set up the book fair, I snap a photo of each case with my smart phone. That way, when I suddenly see an empty space on a shelf, I can look back at the photo to see what