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Leigh Anne Eck
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It's Monday! What Are You Reading? #IMWAYR 1-14-19
Jen Vincent at Teach Mentor Texts and Kelle and Ricki at Unleashing Readers  co-host It's Monday! What Are You Reading? Be sure to stop by and see what others are reading and recommending this week. It has been awhile since I have participated in #IMWAYR be...
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My Writing List for 2019
A new year always brings new goals, or at least thoughts about what we want to accomplish.  Many reading communities that I belong to create reading challenges. I love creating reading lists because it gives me a plan. Now I want a writing plan, which is th...
My Writing List for 2019
My Writing List for 2019
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#letswrite2019
For the past several years, I have participated in a reading challenge with Carried Gelson at There is a Book for That.   I love making a list of books that I want to read, share the progress, and then celebrate. But what about those of us who also write?  ...
#letswrite2019
#letswrite2019
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#MustReadin2019
It's that time of year when resolutions are made, goals are set, and reading lists are created. I am joining Carrie Gelson at There's A Book for That and many other readers to create a list of books that I want to read in the upcoming year.  This list has a...
#MustReadin2019
#MustReadin2019
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One Little Word Reflection - A Big Step
Today is the last day of 2018, and it's time to reflect on how my one little has served me the past 364 days. Choosing one little word gives me a reflective way to approach the new year and a focus to carry me through the year.  This year has been no differ...
One Little Word Reflection - A Big Step
One Little Word Reflection - A Big Step
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Giving Grace
It is the night before New Years Eve and a time where everyone is sharing their favorite books of 2018 and completing their reading challenge on Goodreads. But not me. This past year, my reading life was placed on pause while I worked on my Master's degree....
Giving Grace
Giving Grace
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Looking Through Poverty and Seeing Possibility
Many of the middle grade books I read impact me as a reader. Then, there are those that impact me as a teacher. This was the case with The Benefits of Being an Octopus by Ann Braden. Zoey is a 7th grader and has more responsibility than any 7th grader shoul...
Looking Through Poverty and Seeing Possibility
Looking Through Poverty and Seeing Possibility
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#MustReadin2018 Wrap-Up
Several years ago Carrie Gelson of  There's a Book for Tha t started the "Must Read Challenge" which is way for book lovers to create and share their reading list that they didn't get to that year.  I have "participated" the last five years.  And I use the ...
#MustReadin2018 Wrap-Up
#MustReadin2018 Wrap-Up
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When We Make Reading a Competition
Unlike most of my family members, I am not a competitive person.  Competition does not motivate me, nor does it make me attempt anything with more effort. However, I know the same cannot be said by others, even some of my students. It seems like intrinsic m...
When We Make Reading a Competition
When We Make Reading a Competition
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Looking at the Heart
Deadlines. Seems I've had many of those these last few weeks. But this morning, with visions of fall break swimming in my cereal bowl, I felt like I could breathe a little easier, take things a little slower. Lesson plans are done for our two-day week, grad...
Looking at the Heart
Looking at the Heart
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