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Nonfiction conversations: Book sharing circles - what nonfiction titles are we drawn to and why?

How do we get children more interested in reading nonfiction titles? I so often hear that students don’t gravitate to nonfiction or that they aren’t interested in reading nonfiction titles in the same way that they are fiction titles. 555 more words


Yes to the Mess: Surprising Leadership Lessons from Jazz, by Frank J. Barrett

Yes to the Mess introduced an entirely new model among leadership and business titles, and Frank J. Barrett, a jazz musician himself, brilliantly succeeds at utilizing real-life examples to illustrate that the risk-taking and improvisational mentality practiced by jazz musicians is akin to what successful business leaders do.  556 more words


McGowan and Hand's Don't Cry For Me, Sergeant Major

Dont Cry for Me Sergeant Major
by Robert McGowan and Jeremy Hands

Futura Publications 1983

ISBN: 0-7088-2390-4

Pages: 317

No one would say that war is funny. 505 more words

Book Reports

Well There's Goes The Good Streak

Today I woke up to find a nice THICK sheet of snow everywhere. That’s right, Winter decided to have one last “hurrah” before finally leaving, and making space for Spring to have a go at its (in my opinion too brief) three month stay in the city. 568 more words


READING REPORT: March 6, 2015

This will be a brief reading report. I finished just one book this week, as well as purchasing only one book.

The book that I finished was a translation of the… 450 more words


Kriya, Anima & the Back in the Rabbit Hole.

If I remember correctly, it first came to my attention while watching the Haylee videos on YouTube, back when I was still living in the old apartment. 1,016 more words

Practice Makes Potential

I later went on to win championships by making foul shots. I scored my 1,000th point in high school on a foul shot. I even ended up making 52 foul shots in a row after school one day, just for the fun of it. 375 more words

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