The Teacher and the Rock Star

The Teacher and the Rock Star

For those of you that know me, you know Wonder by RJ Palacio is one of my favorite middle grade novels. It’s a book every elementary school kid should read or should have read before middle school. One of my favorite lines from Wonder comes from Auggie: “I think...

To the Read Aloud!

(The following blog post originally appeared on March 4 on The Nerdy Book Club site) This one time, for read aloud, we read Kathi Appelt’s Kissing Tennessee. Everyone did individual projects. Then we turned the classroom into the Stardust Dance. This other time, for...