As we at Westwood-Bales Elementary prepare for the 2013-2014 school year, we’re displaying a few of our newest titles in our Character Case. What books will you be reading during your first few weeks back in your character building?
The year-end holiday celebration offers such a wonderful chance to celebrate, reflect, and dream. What are some of your family traditions that help you fully experience the magic of the holidays? At our home and in our school, it often starts with vicarious experiences through literature and films, so this month I’m focusing on six of our festive literary favorites.
Looking for some good books for the younger ones? Emily Bazelon of The New York Times reviewed three new children’s books this past weekend that are sure to capture the imagination and teach some valuable lessons along the way.