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Feature Friday: Series Special

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Middle Grade Series Recs: Part Two

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Middle Grade Series Recs: Part ONE!

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#IMWAYR

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This is my first time linking up with Jen at Teach Mentor Texts . I recently experienced a loss in the family and it put a big dent in my reading ability and desire, but I did get a few things finished and have gotten a lot of books coming in to get my students ready for the end of the year poetry and drama coverage.  This story had me wanting to know as soon as I got finished with the first chapter. I was thinking the whole time how much my 4th graders would enjoy and relate to Kat's story in so many ways.  Kat is a typical young girl with problems like everyone else. She's been through her parents divorce, her best friend thinks she's trying to steal her crush, her play partner tries to kiss her, and even worse her mom is suffering severely with OCD. I had to know more, and couldn't stop reading: Was Kat's mom going to be okay and manage her OCD? Were Kat and her best friend going to make up? Was Kat going to kill it in the play?  The themes tha

Fourth Grade Feature Friday

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Happy Poetry Month!

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Find more from MG author and poet, Laura Shovan here !