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Leap Frog

By Fiona Hamilton / February 21, 2024

In this leap year, why not take a leap with a slimy, sticky green tree frog and see what words and letters it brings your way.

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Words and Your Heart

By Fiona Hamilton / February 15, 2024

Delve into your and others’ hearts with this week’s book. Words shape our world, let’s collect and use them wisely, with love and care.

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Yard Sale

By Fiona Hamilton / February 6, 2024

Words can move us in many ways. Saying the right word when someone moves is important too. Enjoy this journey of finding a new home.

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A Sweet New Year for Ren

By Fiona Hamilton / February 2, 2024

Celebrate and learn about the Lunar New Year with Ren. Discover new sweet treats, new family traditions and newsworthy words.

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The Wild Guide to Starting School

By Fiona Hamilton / January 31, 2024

Starting school can be a wild adventure. Words can take you on a wild adventure too. What emotions will accompany you on your journey?

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By Fiona Hamilton / January 24, 2024

Dream big with Vashti Harrison and learn about the power of words and the emotions they can bring. What are your big dreams?

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Mog The Forgetful Cat

By Fiona Hamilton / January 18, 2024

Mog’s bad memory but big heart combine to make a wonderful story. The combination of bases and affixes make some wonderful words too!

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365 How to Count a Year

By Fiona Hamilton / January 10, 2024

365 days, 52 weeks and countless moments – mornings, movie nights and birthdays. Time flies when you are exploring words!

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The Artivist

By Fiona Hamilton / December 6, 2023

Activists take action. Artists create. Artivists take action through art. Wordivists share great books that can be used for word inquiry!

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The Little Refugee

By Fiona Hamilton / November 29, 2023

Follow the ups and downs of migration in this autobiographical tale that inspires us to find strength in our own stories and in words.

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Ten Beautiful Things

By Fiona Hamilton / November 23, 2023

Discover beauty in unexpected places. This book invites you to see past the ordinary, finding wonder in everyday things, including words.

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The Oldest Student: How Mary Walker Learned to Read

By Fiona Hamilton / November 15, 2023

So what might you study this week? How studious can you be? Persevere and we will see you on the other end of your achievements.

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The Light Within You

By Fiona Hamilton / November 13, 2023

Be enlightened about words and Diwali, the ‘Festival of Lights’ as you read the delightful, The Light Within You.

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By Fiona Hamilton / November 1, 2023

There is much that lies beneath. The same is true for words, letters and the stories they tell. Come look beneath the letters with us!

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Funny Bones

By Fiona Hamilton / October 25, 2023

In a dark, dark town in a dark, dark house lived two skeletons and their dog. And in that dark, dark, town there were some words…

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Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes

By Fiona Hamilton / October 18, 2023

Go walking, singing and resilience-building with Pete the Cat, learning when life throws unexpected things your way ‘it’s all good’.

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Julián is a Mermaid

By Fiona Hamilton / September 27, 2023

Julian is creative. Julian is inspired. Julian is also a mermaid. Enjoy exploring words that may inspire you and your creativity.

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The Boy Who Tried to Shrink His Name

By Fiona Hamilton / September 21, 2023

Embrace the stories behind names and words and unite your community through this week’s text that celebrates identity and connection.

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By Fiona Hamilton / September 13, 2023

So many things to go deep into in this beautiful fact-filled reference book. Why not go deep with word inquiry too? So much to explore!

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Never, Not Ever!

By Fiona Hamilton / August 16, 2023

Does trying something new leave you shaking, trembling or even sobbing? Pascaline the bat feels the same in this ‘first-day jitters’ tale.

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