Did you know that there’s a wasp that looks like a panda? A snake that can run over the water? A fish that seems to be wearing lipstick? Discover these unique animals and many more in Weird and Wonderful Animals (Sterling). In fact, you can win my copy!
To enter this week’s random drawing, submit a comment to this blog by Thursday, May 7, to share one weird or wonderful thing that’s happened to you this week. It can be serious or silly, factual or farcical. No rules! (Update: congratulations to Melanie, who is hte winner of our prize.)
Take a look at these helpful diversions, too. You’ll be glad you did!
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Parents will be glad to know about Bright by Text, which sends free literacy-related texts a few times per week. Designed for children up to age 8, families receive free activities, games, and resources targeted to their child’s age. The service is available in English and Spanish. Click here to check it out or text READ to 274448 to sign up.
Looking forward to hearing about your weird and wonderful incidents!
PS: Speaking of wonderful, I’m sure you agree that prizes are wonderful. The latest issue of Learning magazine has 128 prizes for teachers. Enter here.