Category Archives: Reading

The Mitten: A Felt Story Retelling

I think every early childhood teacher in the country uses Jan Brett’s books in the Winter.  I love The Mitten!  It is one of those absolute-must have  books for the kindergarten classroom.  A few years ago I was lucky enough to have a wonderful parent in my classroom who was incredibly talented.  She saw that

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Reading Magic

I spotted this book at a reading conference last summer and knew I had to read it.  If you aren’t familiar with Mem Fox, she is one of my all time favorite children’s book authors.  In my mind, Mem Fox creates the reading magic for children. I’ve spent the past few days reading this book

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