Category Archives: Creations

Reading + Cooking = A Winning Combination

Reading  and cooking with kids makes for a great combination and provides for opportunities for learning and bonding together. Inspire a love of reading with your kids and prepare healthy recipes together that expand on the reading and learning experience. … Continue reading

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My ReFoReMo Experience

My ReFoReMo Experience.

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Creating a Journal: by Suzy Leopold

Creating a Journal: by Suzy Leopold.

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Very Inspiring Blogger Award Part I

I am feeling blessed and grateful. My writerly friend on Word Press, Katey Howes. nominated me with a Very Inspiring Blogger Award!  Katy is a children’s author, literacy advocate, and a Momma to three girls. For now, I share my excitement … Continue reading

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How To Make Fun, Short Videos Using Animoto: by Andy Mulberry

So many of my readers know that I believe in growing and learning every day. And I did just that this morning when I discovered a blog written by Darleen Beck Jacobson. Her debut novel entitled, Wheels of Change, brings the … Continue reading

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4th Annual Halloweensie Contest with Susanna Leonard Hill

Time for the 4th Annual Halloweensie Contest with Susanna Leonard Hill.  Hurry! Hurry! Don’t be late! Tomorrow is the last day to enter a 100 word Halloween story appropriate for children. The following words must be included in the 100 word … Continue reading

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Teachers Write!

Teachers Write! Kate Messner Today, choose a memory from your own life, preferably of a deeply felt emotion (i.e. fear, joy, embarrassment, anger, sadness). Now write the experience as fiction, as if it happened or is happening to your character. … Continue reading

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Watercolor walkthrough from start to finish: “Little Gnome Girl” and “Pretty Song”

Watercolor walkthrough from start to finish: “Little Gnome Girl” and “Pretty Song”.

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Read More Text Books and Fewer Texts

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