Book Review: Walk on the Wild Side

Title: Walk on the Wild Side Author: Nicholas Oldland Publisher: Kids Can Press Year: 2015 Pages: 36 [Disclaimer: I was provided an ARC via NetGalley in exchange for my fair and unbiased review. I am not required to publish a positive review, just an honest one. So…here you go.] Walk on the Wild Side is… Continue reading Book Review: Walk on the Wild Side

Transitions in Teaching, Lenten Reflection #12

Probably the most significant change that took place within the last year is that I changed schools, changed classrooms, changed students, and moved. So the past seven months or so have been spent getting to know an entirely new population of students: teaching years 1-3 were spent in an MD classroom with a variety of… Continue reading Transitions in Teaching, Lenten Reflection #12

Book Review: Dear Dragon Goes to the Aquarium

Title: Dear Dragon Goes to the Aquarium Author: Margaret Hillert Illustrator: Jack Pullan Publisher: Norwood House Press Year: 2015 Pages: 32 [Disclaimer: I was provided an ARC via NetGalley in exchange for my fair review of this book. I was in no way compensated or asked to write a positive review. I was asked to… Continue reading Book Review: Dear Dragon Goes to the Aquarium

Book Review: Jasper John Dooley: You’re in Trouble

Title: Jasper John Dooley: You're in Trouble See also: Jasper John Dooley: You're in Trouble Author: Caroline Adderson Illustrator: Ben Clanton See also: Ben Clanton's Squiggles and Scribbles Publisher: Kids Can Press Year: March 1, 2015 Pages: 124 [Disclaimer: I was provided an ARC via NetGalley in exchange for my fair and unbiased review of… Continue reading Book Review: Jasper John Dooley: You’re in Trouble

Book Review: Blue Ocean Bob: A Challenging Job

Title: Blue Ocean Bob: A Challenging Job Author: Brooks Olbrys Illustrator: Kevin Keele Publisher: Children's Success Unlimited, LLC Year: 2015 Pages: 51+ Blue Ocean Bob Website [Disclaimer: In exchange for my fair and unbiased review, I was provided an ARC by the publisher through NetGalley. The views expressed here are mine alone. I was not… Continue reading Book Review: Blue Ocean Bob: A Challenging Job

Book Review: Middle School: The Inside Story

Title: Middle School: The Inside Story Authors: Cynthia Tobias & Sue Acuna Cynthia Ulrich Tobias Publisher: Tyndale in association with Focus on the Family Year: 2014 Pages: 208 [Disclaimer: I was provided with a free copy of this book by Tyndale Publishers in exchange for my fair and unbiased review. I was not provided with… Continue reading Book Review: Middle School: The Inside Story

Book Review: How We Learn

Title: How We Learn Author: Benedict Carey Publisher: Random House Year: 2014 Pages: 200 (e-Book (Nook), ARC; hardcover book 272) [Disclaimer: I was provided an ARC by the publisher via NetGalley in exchange for my fair and unbiased review of this book. I was given no compensation and I am not required to write a… Continue reading Book Review: How We Learn