Day 27: Books

Day 27: Books

Books.  Books.  And more books.  If you walk into our home, that’s pretty much what you’ll find.  I’ve been collecting children’s books since my first year as a teacher, so my home is exploding with books.  I was subscribed to a mail-in Book-of-the-Month-Club...
Day 23: Literacy

Day 23: Literacy

Whether we use technology or books, the fact remains that reading plays a huge role in our lives.  As parents, we want our children to succeed, so we ensure that they become literate students and adults.  After purchasing storybooks, we tend to look for flashcards and...
Day 6: Sharing Stories

Day 6: Sharing Stories

As a teacher, I dreamed that I’d one day be able to share my love of books with my future children.  In fact, I started collecting children’s books from my first year in the classroom.  As a mommy-to-be, I read to my unborn baby several times a week.  As a new mom, I...