Literacy

I spend a lot of time reading the very best children’s books I can find and then build on the ideas, characters, or illustrations from those books. The goal of each read-aloud experience is to help young children develop a love for reading and to build connections between reading and their everyday world. 

Literacy

Below are many of my absolute favorite read-aloud books along with a few ideas to keep the story going all around the classroom.​

Holiday in a box

I find that at the end of any holiday we celebrate at home or in my classroom, I often have a variety of different objects left over. A fun and

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Storybook games

A neat way to expand on a favorite children’s book! Anytime I find a children’s book that is really well written and I know my students will enjoy it –

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