Sunday Salon: A Round-up of Online Reading

Sunday Salon

The Teaching Life

Looking for some blog inspiration? Teach Thought posted 30 prompts for reflecting on gratitude and teaching.

Julia Reynolds reminds us that it’s never too late to help our students become readers.


The Reading Life

If you need a reading challenge to balance all the November writing challenges, what about Nonfiction November?

Roberto de Leon has some terrific tips for hooking reluctant readers.

CBC Diversity has recommendations for diverse middle-grade titles.

If your child is a reluctant reader (like mine), be sure to read these 10 Alternatives to Forcing Your Kids To Learn to Read.


Awesome Stuff

Celebrating Buffy the Vampire Slayer? Yes please!

Yuyi Morales put together a fantastic photo essay about her process for creating Viva Frida, one of my favorite picture books published in 2014.

Do you need more food blogs to read? The Daily Meal has a list of the top 25.





5 responses to “Sunday Salon: A Round-up of Online Reading”

  1. James B. Shannon Avatar

    The blog by Roberto de Leon is very inspiring. Thanks for sharing.

    1. Elisabeth Ellington Avatar

      Glad you enjoyed it! Thanks for commenting.

  2. Juliana Ellington Avatar

    Wow! I think you have a great variety of online reading today! I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE the link to Yuyi Morales’s post. It is amazing to see the creative and working steps to her book. Thanks for sharing this. I have marked the Buffy post so that I can go back and read and read. Same with the food blogs. Such a lot of great reading!!

    1. Elisabeth Ellington Avatar

      There is a whole week of Buffy posts, too–I just linked to the one I liked best. You might be interested in checking out the others too. The Yuyi Morales piece is incredible. Have you read Viva Frida yet? I’ll get it to you because it’s really beautiful.

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