Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Bat and the End of Everything Blog Tour
*sigh* Endings. I don't like 'em. I've always been teary over the last day of school at the end of the year. I dread having t...
Sunday, March 10, 2019
Announcing: The Can We Talk About This? Podcast
Among the many reasons I consider it a privilege to work with middle grade kiddos is the opportunity it is to be present in their journey of...
Friday, June 1, 2018
Author Visit: Loree Griffin Burns
The truth is this: I have only ever had incredibly powerful and positive author visits at Oxford Elementary School, and I'm happy to t...
Sunday, May 20, 2018
Authors for Earth Day: Authenticity at it's Best
When learning takes place within a truly authentic context, students will soar. Our upcoming author visit has been scheduled for more than...
Saturday, April 14, 2018
Author Visit: Erin Soderberg Downing
I remember when I first sent Erin Soderberg Downing the message that Oxford Elementary School would be reading The Quirks: Welcome to No...
Sunday, March 18, 2018
Bat and the Waiting Game Blog Tour
I love the idea that readers make friendships with characters they meet in the books they read. Sometimes when I read a book, I meet a chara...
Saturday, October 14, 2017
Nibbles of my First Book Tasting
Preparing food for other people makes me nervous. I worry about everything, from taste to presentation. Will they eat it? Will they like it?...
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