Creating a Kindness Promise Through Collaborative Literacy

This year we have been exploring idea of extended reading and having children make meaningful connections beyond the book. (Check out our Extended Reading category on our blog to see Continue Reading →

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Jan Brett Author Study – An Extended Reading Experience

As we explored the concept of winter, we used books by Jan Brett to build connections to literature and her craft as an author and illustrator. In this Extended Reading Continue Reading →

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Customizing Your Own Kmail

As educators, the creation of meaningful literacy experiences for students is a constant work in progress.  In order to evolve in our practice, we must continuously reassess the world in Continue Reading →

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Design a Book Cover! – An Invitation to Play

The Fall season is upon us and across the country learners are experiencing changes in a variety of ways.  Whether you are in a place where leaves are changing color Continue Reading →

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Starting the Day with Connected Play

Our kids start out the day PLAYING! The centers that we plan for them are intentionally CONNECTED to learning ideas taking place over the course of the week. The play Continue Reading →

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