Just getting started and hoping to include books from children’s picture books and novels to professional texts. I am currently reading:
This great professional resource is giving me plenty to think about for my shared reading work. I love the practicality and the fun of the ideas Chris and Kate put forward. It’s always great when you can internalize a structure, and for me, the way that I can organize my teaching around lenses, and then move from lenses to patterns and into deeper understanding really makes sense. I love professional books that inspire and get me excited to teach, and this is one of those books!
I also recently returned to an old favorite, Childtimes, by Eloise Greenfield
I love using this book as a source for short, thought provoking pieces. This past month, my 5th graders and I enjoyed celebrating Eloise Greenfield’s work as an author.
Two books “on deck” for reading this week are