Another flyer home from school; coffee hour, holiday classroom party, awards ceremony, field trip. Your first thought is how are you going to make it there when you have to be at work? School Activity Leave could be the answer!
Attending the Nissan Bloggin Mamas Safety Academy was an eye opening experience!
The Stockton Scholars Program launches on January 16 at 11:00am at the Bob Hope Theater!
National Hispanic Heritage Month #HHM begins Friday, September 15, 2017, and will continue through Sunday, October 15, 2017. Find events where you can enjoy the sights, sounds, and flavors our culture brings to the community. You can start with the National Hispanic Heritage Month, US Government website, for information from national organizations about their activities. … Continue reading Finding Events For National Hispanic Heritage Month September 15 – October 15, 2017
Memorial Day began as Decoration Day following our Civil War "as a time for the nation to decorate the graves of the war dead with flowers" explains the US Dept Veterans Affairs Memorial Day History web page. We are also reminded: The National Moment of Remembrance encourages all Americans to pause wherever they are at 3 p.m. … Continue reading Memorial Day Is An Honor To Uphold
I'm excited to share my first video reading along with my son, Titus who is 1 1/2 years old. You may find it a bit odd that we aren't actually reading. Instead, we are practicing "The Three T's" and setting the stage for further development. I learned this technique after reading Thirty Million Words by … Continue reading Reading With Children What’s That Really Like?
"El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children's Day/Book Day), commonly known as Día, is a celebration every day of children, families, and reading that culminates yearly on April 30. The celebration emphasizes the importance of literacy for children of all linguistic and cultural backgrounds." - American Library Association (ALA) The Día initiative … Continue reading Celebrate Culture & Literacy on Dia de Los Ninos/de Los Libros April 30th!