Engage with the page

Abigail

By Fiona Hamilton / July 7, 2022

You can always count on a great book and the wonderful words it brings. Even better if you can enjoy it with friends, just like Abigail.

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Atlas of Amazing Architecture

By Fiona Hamilton / June 29, 2022

Structures and words, they all start with a base. What words will you build today? What bases will you use?

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How To Make A Bird

By Fiona Hamilton / June 22, 2022

As you engage with the creative process in this story, think about how we use words creatively and can even create new words.

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The Magical Yet

By Fiona Hamilton / June 14, 2022

We are all living with the power of the magical yet. What words are you yet to discover and what new lessons are there to be learned?

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The Blur

By Fiona Hamilton / June 9, 2022

Life can go by in a blur, just like this school year. Wherever you are looking to gradually graduate to, we wish you congratulations.

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Review Week

By Fiona Hamilton / June 1, 2022

Consolidate, revisit and review. Our students do it and we can too. Be reminded about the ways we can study words using great books.

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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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Llamaphones

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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Look

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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