Titles for Gamers pt. 2

I mentioned in an early post that part of the fun of games is having that interactive experience with the medium. Sometime unexpected things happen, and sometimes you’re running a familiar campaign or playing a game you’ve played a few times and discover a new path or...

Titles for Gamers. pt. 1

All the world’s a gamer, my friend. We have tiny computers in our pockets that we do our banking on, that give us directions, and so much more. They provide entertainment and a way to connect with people far away. We’ve all seen the very young child mimmic a parent on...

Poetry

{ Teach Poetry Poetry grabs minds.Experience varies, butThe moon, a mysterious plot,The helmet of revolutionariesHack brains, pack concepts,Inject impressionsMake memories connect.Share poetry. I chose three books with themes that are similar in my mind. As much as I...

Solstice

Winter Solstice for the Northern Hemisphere  is the day the sun reaches it’s farthest southern point. (This is the day they celebrate Summer Solstice in the south.) It’s a special day because of the darkness and the short time to run outside in sunlight. All over...

Montessori Library

This is our first week of school this year. I’m a Montessori school librarian, specializing in early childhood. What does Montessori have to do with it? The majority of Montessori students are in the first plane of development, between two and a half years and six....

What’s a President?

As an Early Childhood and education professional, I see many children. Sometimes they say things that I think I understand, only to learn that I was way off base. Recently a child came to the library and wanted to find a book about the president. I know that many...