Tag Archives: Jami Spaulding

December 20

Seeing It For Myself – Top Ten Things I Have Observed as Young Readers Are Given Choice by Jami Spaulding

Crystal was leaning against a pillow in our 1st grade classroom, reading a non-fiction book that was certainly far above her lexile.  As I sat down beside her, I noticed she was crying.  These tears were not sad; instead they were tears of relief and joy as she whispered, “I’m really reading!”  When I met […]

June 07

Top 10 Ways to Enjoy Reading This Summer by Jami Spaulding

Every year on the last day of school we pile in the car and head straight to our local bookstore, the quaint one downtown with the unique selection of books and authors.  We browse books, play in their outstanding children’s area and grab a homemade snack in their darling café.  Then comes the struggle, choosing […]