“Desperate, I wrapped my legs and one arm about the ropes. With my one free arm I pulled my hair around, grasped it with the hand entwined in the ropes, and pulled it taut. I took the knife and hacked. With a shake of my head my thirteen year’s
[This post contains affiliate links. Thanks for your support.] Have your kids ever declared a reading strike? When they simply did not want to pick up a book or read anything you offered? My kids love to read. There are times, though, when they choose other things over sitting down
Drop Everything and Read This week, Beverly Cleary will celebrate her 100th birthday. She was a gateway to reading for my oldest daughter and this milestone isn’t simply a century marker, it is also Drop Everything and Read Day. Sounds like plenty of reasons to celebrate! Ramona Quimby (via Ms.