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One Dollar and Eleven Cents

Originally posted on Good Time Stories:
Photo by Pixabay on Every once in a while, I come across a story that renews my faith in miracles. The following true story is an example of how miracles just “don’t happen”…

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Interview with Jennie Fitzkee from “A Teacher’s Reflections” — Esme Salon

Get your cup of coffee, then meet Jennie from A Teacher’s Reflections and enjoy the Interview with Jennie Fitzkee from “A Teacher’s Reflections” All about your BLOG: Tell us about you lovely BLOG. 37 more words via Interview with Jennie Fitzkee … Continue reading

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A Guest Post for the ULS, The Underground Library Society, by Jennie Fitzkee

Originally posted on charles french words reading and writing:
Thank you to Jennie Fitzkee for her guest post for the U.L.S., the Underground Library Society. She deals with a book that is easily misunderstood as being racist, and she details…

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Wednesday Bedtime Reading

Originally posted on Jean's Writing:
It has been a terrible, horrible, no good very bad day! Judith Viorst But! Tomorrow will be better. Kevin Henkes

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E.B. White, A Personal Invitation, and Charlotte’s Web

I read aloud every day in my classroom, and weekly at the library.  Picture books are a mainstay, yet reading aloud chapter books can move the world.  Are you surprised?  Don’t be.  Thirty years of reading Charlotte’s Web is proof, … Continue reading

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Add a sprinkle of glitter to make your day sparkle

Originally posted on Norah Colvin:
Children love to create artworks using pencils, crayons, paints and anything they can stick to a surface using glue. With access to a variety of materials, they can be absorbed for hours creating their masterpieces.…

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Quotations on Books

Originally posted on charles french words reading and writing:
( “A room without books is like a body without a soul.”                                                                 Marcus Tullius Cicero ? ( “Books are the mirrors of the soul.”                                                                 Virginia Woolf ( “I don’t…

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