We're fans of this list of New Year's resolutions that Scholastic put together. It says it's for kids, but we love it for teens and adults, too! What are you looking forward to reading in 2017?
In the epilogue, Caitlin issues this challenge to us as readers: So, let's answer her question. What will kindness do for you? How will you let it make a difference in your life? What are some specific ways you can be intentional about showing more kindness?
From Mrs. Sprague: I just read a great book that goes along with our summer reading book. It is titled The Running Dream. It is the story of a girl who suffers a tragedy in her life, and how she adjusts with the help of a disabled girl. The story continues with how she repays her … Continue reading A note from Mrs. Sprague on The Running Dream
In Part 3 of our summer reading book, Caitlin begins to understand just how much she's helping Martin when she sends him things along with her letters. Read the excerpt below and respond to any of these questions in the comments: Did this part surprise or shock you? How? How would you react in Caitlin's … Continue reading Generosity and Shoes
Click here to access a heartwarming article featuring Caitlin and Martin from our summer reading book, I Will Always Write Back. After you read it, come back to this post and let us know what you think in the comments below!
Welcome to the new QG Reads blog! Check back here often to see new book recommendations, hear from your teachers, and interact with your classmates on the summer reading. Who knows... maybe you'll even find some extra credit opportunities over the summer for being active on QG Reads! For now, let us know in the … Continue reading Welcome!