When teaching grade one I noticed how language - specifically learning to read and write - empowered students. This idea has captivated me since."
How do words change worlds?
Book Review & Teacher Ideas
Books have the power to engage and entertain, inspire and inform. I use picture books and novels as mentor texts for most of my writing lessons. Visit often: I will highlight a favourite children's book (new or old), write a short review and suggest a teaching connection.
Join me in my quest to change the world through words. Check back each week to find new ideas for both teachers and parents.
Here We Are is a newly released title by Oliver Jeffers, written as a letter to his son: a beautiful book which speaks to our place in the vast expanse of the universe. Here We Are is a new must-have!
Here We Are by Oliver Jeffers