The Adventures of Flat Stanley (and Jake)

This afternoon, we started reading Flat Stanley. I am a big believer in whole language learning and unit studies so I already had several educational activities pinned for Jake to do. We read chapter 1, and he's hooked!!! Flat Stanley goes to see a doctor after the bulletin board squashes him flat. We talked about … Continue reading The Adventures of Flat Stanley (and Jake)

Smidge is the queen

She sleeps in my room in her own special basket full of fluffy blankets. Nobody dares challenge her at Queen of Mulch Mountain. She goes for more car rides than anybody else. The other animals talk about her behind her back. I sometimes hear dissent among her subjects and words like "spoiled", "prissy", and "social … Continue reading Smidge is the queen