Tag Archives: Mary Pope Osborne

Revolutionary War on Wednesday, “Wishing Washington a Happy Birthday”

 In honor of Presidents’ Day this week, I selected Revolutionary War on Wednesday because it features George Washington and because my eight-year-old loves the Magic Tree House series. He (and I) love how Osborne places her main characters, Jack and Annie, into the … Continue reading

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Wonderful Winter Book for Each Grade Level (K-5)

Each book featured per grade level is appropriate for independent reading and selected based on standard reading skills. Very fun to read together as a class too, especially with cups of hot cocoa! Kindergarten: Pip and Posy The Snowy Day by Axel Scheffler Two friends … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday America, “For the Fourth”

I love birthdays. Not necessarily mine, but other people’s, especially my kids. I’m already planning their next party and their birthdays are not until March. When I think of the fourth of July, and the blessings we have because of the “birth … Continue reading

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Revolutionary War on Wednesday, “In Honor of Memorial Day”, 2

Our Featured Friend: Revolutionary War on Wednesday by Mary Pope Osborne In celebration of Memorial Day this week, this Magic Tree House book continues to be our Featured Friend, because it helps us learn valuable American history in a creative way, thus honoring those who fought … Continue reading

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Revolutionary War on Wednesday, “In Honor of Memorial Day”, 1

Our Featured Friend: Revolutionary War on Wednesday by Mary Pope Osborne In honor of Memorial Day this week, I selected Revolutionary War on Wednesday  because it features a war that led to America’s freedom and because my eight-year-old loves the Magic … Continue reading

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