Community, by Wendy Geise

Recently while preparing for our upcoming Kindergarten unit, “My Community,” I paused to reflect on what community means, exactly, in the year 2014. Community. Webster’s defines it as: a group of people who live in the same area (such as a city, town, or neighborhood) a group of people who have the same interests, religion, race, […]

Fun Family Reading Tips for Snow Days….& Beyond!

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Source: Scholastic.com 1. Nourishing the Meal Time Have your kids read recipes aloud to you while you’re cooking dinner. From ingredient lists to cooking directions, this kind of family reading will help build vocabulary, fluency… and dessert! 2. Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner? While your family is eating together, discuss what your favorite characters would have […]