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A Walk in the Words

By Fiona Hamilton / May 24, 2022

Why not take A Walk in the Words with Hudson Talbott and Engage. There is no need to feel overwhelmed, just consider a word at a time.

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I Went Walking

By Fiona Hamilton / May 17, 2022

When you go walking what do you see? We see lots of high frequency words! Rebecca Loveless joins us this week to discuss The hfw Project.

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By Fiona Hamilton / May 10, 2022

(Sea?) see it (hear?) here, a (grate?) great book about homophones! So many interesting phonemes to explore with students and this llama.

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Family Tree

By Fiona Hamilton / May 4, 2022

Anchoring in meaning, exploring structure, noticing phonemes; our word knowledge grows everyday as does a tree and family in this book.

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This Plus That

By Fiona Hamilton / April 27, 2022

Picture books + words + discoveries + friends = Engage With The Page. Which word combinations add up to something special for you?

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Uno’s Garden

By Fiona Hamilton / April 20, 2022

The power of ‘uno’ in creating balance in our world. Words and numbers unite in this classic impactful story just in time for Earth Day.

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Here We Are

By Fiona Hamilton / April 13, 2022

Let’s get to know and respect our unique planet and its place in our universe so we can unite to help it thrive.

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Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse

By Fiona Hamilton / April 6, 2022

Lilly can’t contain her excitement for her purple plastic purse and we can’t contain ours for this classic book.

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Bodies Are Cool

By Fiona Hamilton / March 29, 2022

Bodies are Cool and so are words! Words can be wavy and knobby and lanky just like bodies. Jump in and appreciate both with this book.

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(Wonderful) Pointless Animals

By Fiona Hamilton / March 23, 2022

Wordius notici maximus, is what we are as we delight in this priceless book. It is fun and factful with endless inquiry possibilities.

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By Fiona Hamilton / March 16, 2022

Ooh look, a new book! Explore with this text that has a few cool words. It is perfect for your school day, morning or afternoon.

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Little Leaders: Visionary Women

By Fiona Hamilton / March 9, 2022

Musicians, mathematicians, chemists and activists are featured with inviting artwork and an introduction to women who dream and lead.

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Aaron Slater, Illustrator

By Fiona Hamilton / March 2, 2022

Collectors, noticers, inquirers, drawers and readers join us in finding words and finding ourselves, with Aaron Slater, Illustrator.

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Diary of a Wombat

By Fiona Hamilton / February 23, 2022

Morning: Read book. Laughed. Afternoon: Noticed words. Wondered. Evening: Engaged with past tense verbs. Thought. Learned. Smiled.

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How to Two

By Fiona Hamilton / February 16, 2022

We three all really enjoy the number two. If you want to, you too can enjoy two, possibly twice as much!

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Love is

By Fiona Hamilton / February 8, 2022

Love is… Use our book this week to think about all the things you love. Why not develop your love and curiosity for words together too!

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The Pigeon HAS to Go to School

By Fiona Hamilton / February 2, 2022

The pigeon wants to notice words! Use this classic text to look at long vowels and engage young readers to be playful in their reading.

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By Fiona Hamilton / January 25, 2022

Caldecott winner, Newbery honour and wonderful word inquiry opportunities too! Will the words or the pictures capture your heart?

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Stack The Cats

By Fiona Hamilton / January 19, 2022

Make the purrfect cat stack while you work with words and numbers. This colourful, active book really stacks up for our young readers.

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Our Favorite Day of the Year

By Fiona Hamilton / December 8, 2021

What words would you use to describe your favorite day of the year? Celebrate friendships and words with this any time of year text.

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