Monday, August 9, 2010

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CHALK BOX KID, by Clyde Robert Bulla

August 9, 2010

Compliment the experience of reading THE CHALK BOX KID with this chapter-by-chapter comprehension guide created by www.gardenofpraise.com. With an intensive, careful reading of the book along with the added support provided by this guide, the heartwarming story of Gregory and his garden may well become one of your family’s favorites! The Chalk Box Kid Discussion Guide […]

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Begin to Grow, Read, and Fly Free

August 9, 2010

Yasmin’s Hammer by Ann Malaspina, illustrated by Doug Chayka Yasmin rides to work in her father’s rickshaw but what she longs to do is learn to read.  As she hammers away at bricks every day, all day, she earns money so her family can buy rice.  She also dreams, imagines, and dares to reach for […]

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Back-to-School “Old Favorites”

August 9, 2010

This week’s BOOK ROOM recommendations are what the ReaderKidZ like to refer to as “Old Favorites.” These are the books kids enjoy at the beginning of every new school year.  They’re also the ones children are fond of revisiting often. For our Back-to-School picks, we’ve selected just a few of our picture book favorites. What […]

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