Ideas

Need some ideas? Inspiration? These are all tried-and-true activities I’ve done in my libraries over my career. I’ve worked at all grade levels, both in Texas and in China, so you’ll find a wide variety here!

This section is new on my blog as of March 2021. I’ve written hundreds of articles over the years, so please bear with me as I curate them and add to this list. Some of them are in need of an update!

What are Tall Tales?

When I was a third grader, my teacher did a unit on tall tales. I remember it quite well, especially because every student in my class had to write a

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Host a Read-A-Thon Fundraiser

Welcome to February! The January Challenge (“Dealing with Difficult Classes in the Library”) was a whopper, so I thought we could do an easier Challenge for February. This month’s challenge

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