It's Monday! What are you reading? was started by Sheila at Book Journey and was adapted for children's books from picture books through YA by Jen of Teach Mentor Texts and Kellee of Unleashing Readers. You can visit either site for a round up of blogs sharing their weekly readings and thoughts or search Twitter for #IMWAYR.
Last Week's Posts
- Reading Another Culture: teaching diversity without reinforcing stereotypes. Book lists, handouts, and the PowerPoint are now available from my NCTE presentation.
- Text Set: Africa is Not a Country. This post is part of a series on more in-depth details for the text sets shared in my NCTE presentation.
- #3rdfor3rd: Attack of the Fluffy Bunnies. Third grader Aydin shares his thoughts on this adventurous and surprising book.
- Kid Lit Blog Hop. The Kid Lit Blog Hop has moved to a monthly format. Come join in, share a link, and check out a great collection of kid lit-related posts.
I got back Sunday afternoon from this year's NCTE (National Council of Teachers of English) Conference. So many wonderful ideas and inspiration to take it - I hope to get a post up shortly with some initial thoughts.
The photos above are the newest editions to my TBR pile, courtesy of the conference. I hope to get several read and blogged about in time for next week. Until then, happy reading!