Party time! Not just because May 25th marks the one month birthday of our pb, THE HALF BIRTHDAY BOOK, illustrations by Germán Blanco / Genius Cat Books. This week is full of 1/2 Birthdays for those who were born on or around Thanksgiving. (Guess who?) We think they deserve a special celebration! Here are our… Read more »
Tag: Erin Dealey
“Did you plan that?” a World Read Aloud Day thank you, with book pairings, and a discovery!
Thank you to all the teachers and librarians who connected with me during #WRAD Feb 1-3. I had so much fun! And about that discovery… My WRAD adventures started on Monday night, Feb. 1st, with a read-aloud of DEAR EARTH…From Your Friends in Room 5 to the eco-friendly International School of Phnom Penh, Cambodia! I LOVED… Read more »
Happy Poem in your Pocket Day = Mather Heights Elementary 2nd grade Blog Takeover!
Did you know that today is Poem in your Pocket Day? We wrote poems about Earth when we zoomed with author Erin Dealey on Earth Day, and we are taking over her blog to share them with you. Our poems are on display at our school: We learned to write a “First Line/ Last Line”… Read more »
It’s a Del Dayo Elementary Blog Takeover!
Hi Everyone– The Students of Del Dayo Elementary are taking over Erin Dealey’s blog for EARTH DAY and Poetry Month. We have book reviews, Qs for Erin Dealey, and writing to share! The whole school zoomed with Erin Dealey last month for our annual Author Day. The lower grades wrote a “1st line/ Last line”… Read more »
12+ NEW Fun #DIY #kidlit Character Costumes for Halloween or Book Character Dress-up Day!
Who’s ready for some new #DIY costume ideas? If you’ve read DEAR EARTH…From Your Friends in Room 5 (Harper Collins / Illus. Luisa Uribe), you know I’m all about costumes pulled together from repurposed and upcycled materials. Whether you’re celebrating Book Character Day or getting ready to Trick or Treat (or need an easy, comfortable… Read more »