James Patterson says READ….

Feb 21st, 2012 Children, Education Dena 9 min read

Bruce and I came across this article when we were looking into a book Rachel is reading. Middle School, The Worst Years of My Life by James Patterson and Chris Tebbetts. (Yes our 3rd grader is reading a book about Middle School by James Patterson! HA!) I was so happy to read that James Patterson is putting in his two-cents about kids reading and I think he…

Third Grade

Feb 9th, 2012 Children, Education Dena 3 min read

As you may or may not know I have a daughter in 3rd grade. My sweet miss Rachel! Her teacher this year was on maternity leave until just this month (February) and so there was a substitute for the first half of the year teaching my daughters class. She was doing a fine job as far as I am concerned (especially as a substitute) and…