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This week’s book talks 2/18-22

22 Feb

President’s Day Monday, meant a 4-day week. This week (and next) is all about nonfiction books related to Black History Month.

Tuesday

Shackles from the Deep by Michael H. Cottman

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Wednesday

The March Against Fear by Ann Bausum

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Thursday

We’ve Got  A Job To Do by Cynthia Levinson

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Friday

Locked Up For Freedom by Heather E. Schwartz

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This week’s book talks 2/11-15

15 Feb

This week I continued sharing ARCs.

Monday

Grim Lovelies by Megan Shepherd

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Tuesday

Cretaceous by Tadd Galusha

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Wednesday

Tooth & Claw: The Dinosaur Wars by Deborah Noyes

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Thursday

Ghost Hog by Joey Weiser

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Friday

Pilu of the Woods by Mai K. Nguyen

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This week’s book talks 2/5-8

8 Feb

I brought in some of the ARCs I brought back from Seattle – books I think readers in my classes would find interesting and exciting.

Monday

Secret Soldiers by Keely Hutton

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Tuesday

Astro-Nuts Mission One: The Plan Planet  by Jon Scieszka and Steven Weinberg

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Wednesday

Apocalypse Taco by Nathan Hale

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Thursday

Rocket to the Moon by Don Brown

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Friday

Mummies Exposed by Kerrie Logan Hollihan

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This week’s book talks 1/21-25

25 Jan

It’s a crazy week with only 3 book talks. Monday was MLK Day and no school, so no book talk. Today, I am on my way to Seattle for the ALA Midwinter Meeting, where the . I’ll write posts over the weekend and into next week about that.  Here are this week’s three books.

Tuesday

Be  A Changemaker: How To Start Something That Matters by Laurie Ann Thompson

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Wednesday

You Are Mighty: A Guide to Changing the World  by Caroline Paul

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Thursday

It’s Your World: Get Informed, Get Inspired and Get Going! by Chelsea Clintonchelseclintonitsyourworld_cv

 

 

 

 

This week’s book talks 1/14-18

18 Jan

Continuing to introduce new books I added to the classroom library

Monday

Everlasting Nora by Marie Miranda Cruz
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Tuesday

Good Dog by Dan Gemeinhart
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Wednesday

The Benefits of Being an Octopus by Ann Braden
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Thursday

Nowhere Boy by Katherine Marsh
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Friday

The Faithful Spy by John Hendrix
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This week’s book talks 1/7-11

11 Jan

This year, I received a couple of gift cards from students and decided to use them to add more books to our classroom library. I book-talked some of them this week.

Monday

Out of Left Field by Ellen Klages

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Tuesday

The Rhino in Right Field by Stacy DeKeyser

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Wednesday

The Book of Boy by Catherine Gilbert Murdock

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Thursday

Echo’s Sister by Paul Mosier

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Friday

Dog Days in the City by Jodi Kendall

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This week’s Book Talks 12/17-21

21 Dec

I am looking forward to spending the next two weeks with my dog, Lucy, so this week was dog book week.

Monday

A Dog’s Life by Ann M. Martin

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Tuesday

White Star by Marty Crisp

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Wednesday

Sit, Stay, Love by J. J. Howard

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Thursday

See You in the Cosmos by Jack Cheng

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Friday

A Dog in The Cave by Kay Frydenborg

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