There’s a “Hole” in the Bottom of the Sea

My plan was to share these anecdotes from my time at Saint James one a week for the next six weeks counting down to the end of the school year, and the end of my time here at Saint James. I’m too impatient for that. I want to share them now, and if last schoolContinue reading “There’s a “Hole” in the Bottom of the Sea”

The Definitive List of Things you Can Do While Listening to an Audiobook

I’m in the middle of my second year on the Notable Children’s Recordings Committee. We’ve been listening to a LOT of audiobooks. I’ve discovered a lot of different things that I can do while listening to a good story. 1.Walk The Dog I try to do this every weekday morning. It’s a nice way toContinue reading “The Definitive List of Things you Can Do While Listening to an Audiobook”

My First Book Fair. …or a Screaming Toddler, a Police Officer and the Fire Department

There are six weeks left in the school year. Since, it is my last year here at Saint James, I thought it would be fun to share my six favorite stories from my time here, one a week for the next six weeks. Well, maybe I shouldn’t say my favorite stories because the story I’mContinue reading “My First Book Fair. …or a Screaming Toddler, a Police Officer and the Fire Department”

The First Month of School has Passed

It’s hard to believe that a month of school has come and gone. The days can seem long. (I think wearing a mask all day has something to do with that.) but the month flew by very quickly, especially after being home for so long. If there’s anything I’ve learned this month, it’s that kidsContinue reading “The First Month of School has Passed”