“We may not ever know why some books come to exert such spellbinding power that children want to hear them again and again. Perhaps it will forever be a mystery, like love. There does however seem to be one solid, prosaic explanation: children enjoy repeating books because the experience imbues them with feelings of competence
As you can imagine in the Five in a Row family, books are important to us. And one of our favorite things is to pass on recommendations of books that we believe are worth reading!
There’s a book I want to share with you, and it’s the kind of warm, earthy, uplifting and nurturing book you can
Inherent in any unit study is the need for good supplementary resources.
Library – You’ll be making regular trips to the library as your student moves from topic to topic. While Beyond Five in a Row provides a tremendous amount of specific, factual content, it will not be enough to satisfy your student who wants to pursue a subject in greater depth. Find a librarian with a heart to serve rather than one who is simply good at checking out books. Explain your needs and what you are doing and then let her know