Tag Archives: Scholastic

Green Shamrocks, “Happy St. Patrick’s Day”

  “I went to school this morning like every day before. You’ll never guess what happened to me as I walked through the door. Well a girl came up and pinched me. Why would she be so mean? She laughed and said, … Continue reading

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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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The Night Before New Year’s, “Making Family Memories Till Midnight”

  Have you had this conversation yet in your home?  “Oh, PLEEEASE,” I begged. “Can we stay up till midnight?” For this one special evening, my parents told us, “All right.”  If so, then this is the book for your family … Continue reading

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Kidsbook Friends Clip: 5 Great Gifts to Give Teachers

While we are on the subject of Christmas, here are 5 books organized by subject to make selecting a gift for your child’s teacher easier. . . for this season or really for any occasion during the school year! Tuck One of … Continue reading

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Ten Tiny Tadpoles, “Books That Make a Splash”

Since Tadpoles live in freshwater, I had to change my title a bit from “Books to Sea” to  “Books That Make a Splash” so it still fits our ocean theme this week, but it’s more scientifically accurate. I love the ocean, lakes, ponds, … Continue reading

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Lullabies for Little Ones, Usborne & Scholastic Summer Selections

Featured Friends: Usborne Books Selected Recently I hosted an on-line Usborne book party and had such a cool experience shopping for books with my friends. I have one child that I can still rock while I read to him. These … 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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