"Mentor Text Review.
Baseball Saved Us written by Ken Mochizuki Illustrated by Dom Lee
The book Baseball Saved Us is about a Japanese boy who is living in an internment camp during World War II. The whole book is told from the point of view of the…"
"A Persuasive Writing Lesson Inspired by Point of View
By: Diane Frank, 4th grade teacher
Title: Come Hither, Little Fly!
In all writing lessons, teachers must focus a trait based skill in order for their students to gain practice…"
"I have heard of Cynthia Rylant but wasn't aware she was so punctuation focused. I could definitely use this book in the classroom. As an extension piece I would like to suggest a book entitled: Punctuation Takes a Vacation. This is a silly…"
"I like your book. I have thought about courage and how much we need everyday. I believe that all of us have a connection to having courage or wanting courage. I think some days I have to muster courage just to walk out the door. How much courage our…"
"Title/Author: The Spider and the Fly by Tony DiTerlizzi
Review: The picture book , The Spider and the Fly, is an intriguing look into the world of a spider and how he persuades a fly to enter his web, or home. This book is based on a cautionary tale…"