Category Archives: Current events

Reading Rejuvenation! By Lynn Johnston

My love of reading was rejuvenated today. A textbook adoption, followed by a Chromebook adoption, redirected the spotlight, and my novels took backstage for a couple of years. New technology is useful, and new textbooks have lots of bells and whistles, but in the end I still feel students learn better when we are reading,…

Current Event: Justin Bieber in Tulum

Martina Bex brings current events together with our novel “Brandon Brown Versus Yucatan!” Life imitates art? The Comprehensible Classroom Whether or not your students are reading Brandon Brown versus Yucatán, I’m sure that you can find a use for this current event! Last week, Justin Bieber visited the ruins in Tulum with his entourage, and they climbed some…