Resources for Students

What I Read: Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus by Dusti Bowling

Image: Amazon.com During the month of November, I had the opportunity to read Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus by Dusti Bowling. This was my middle school teachers' reading group selection. I am so glad that they introduced me to this authentic book ! I was captured by the story-line from the moment… Continue reading What I Read: Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus by Dusti Bowling

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What I Read: Refugee by Alan Gratz

Over the last few nights, I have had the pleasure of listening (for free) to Alan Gratz's audiobook Refugee on my Epic app. I heard of both his book and the app for educators while listening to a Scholastic podcast, On Our Minds hosted by Suzanne McCabe Scholastic Editor-at-Large. I had a difficult time shutting off the reading each night, as I heard the… Continue reading What I Read: Refugee by Alan Gratz