It’s Monday! What are you reading?
I have been sharing a reading photo of the week each week. This one was taken during a sharing time about what we noticed about the characters in the picture books we had been reading. I love the focus and the attention!
Join Jen from Teach Mentor Texts and Kellee and Ricki from Unleashing Readers and share all of the reading you have done over the week from picture books to young adult novels. Follow the links to read about all of the amazing books the #IMWAYR community has read. It’s the best way to discover what to read next.
I am in the middle of report cards and was away for part of last week- hence, this post will be brief just sharing a few images of titles I read this week. I hope to have more to share next week when these reports are complete! My Saturday Celebration post highlights a little of my “busy” past week.
Something about a Bear by Jackie Morris
As always, the art . . . wow. Nonfiction title about various bears.
In my Heart: A Book of Feelings written by Jo Witek and illustrated by Christine Roussey
The most special thing about this title? The cut out pages. Lovely exploration of feelings.
Perfect Man written by Troy Wilson and illustrated by Dean Griffiths
All kinds of endearing.
If: A Mind Bending Way of Looking at Big Ideas and Numbers written by David J. Smith illustrated by Steve Adams
Some of these concepts will be beyond my students, some they will absolutely be able to grasp.
Up next? I continue to read The Boy in the Black Suit by Jason Reynolds and then plan to start Arcady’s Goal by Eugene Yelchin
Updates on my 2015 Reading Goals:
2015 Chapter Book Challenge: 8/80 complete
Goodreads Challenge: 66/415 books read
#MustReadin2015: 5/24 complete
Nonfiction Picture Book Challenge: 17/100 titles
Diverse Books in 2015: 5/50 books read