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Hogwarts is mundane.

Booo. Hiss. I can feel the hate oozing down the lines. Hogwarts mundane? The school of witchcraft and wizardry where children learn transfiguration, potions, spells and quidditch…mundane? 357 more words

It's Never Too Late For Literacy

By: Ebonye Gussine Wilkins

I was recently reading an article about a father-turned-author because he was trying to encourage his child to read. The father had noticed his son’s vocabulary becoming stagnant, and he decided to do something about it by starting an in-home reading club. 352 more words


New Haven mayor seeks children's books

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)- Mayor Toni Harp is asking residents to donate children’s books to the New Haven Reads program’s book drive.

It’s the third annual book drive. 52 more words


Exploring by Alain Grée

As a teacher I’ve always found the majority of my ideas for lessons and activities from books, usually picture story books. Sharing a story together then engaging in an activity is a great way to set the context for learning. 173 more words

Books And Activities

Not All Slides Are Good!

There’s one slide, in particular that you’ll probably want your children to avoid over the coming weeks – the dreaded summer slide! In case the term is new to you, here’s the explanation found on… 243 more words

Therapy Dogs