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STOP the SUMMER SLIDE with REaD!!!

Posted by on 27 April, 2017
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Reading over the summer is a proven way to help prevent the summer slide. Help prevent the summer slide at your schools by giving your students FREE BOOKS!!! Who doesn’t like to give children free books? In compliance with the national Title 1 feed program, the Missouri REaD project is designed to improve student reading […]

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In Memory of Patricia McKissack

Posted by on 27 April, 2017
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The world of children’s literature is saddened by the passing of Patricia McKissack, Missouri’s beloved author of many, many children’s books. Ms. McKissack, who lived in Chesterfield, Missouri, died on April 7, 2017, four years after the death of her husband and co-author, Fredrick McKissack. Her son, Fredrick McKissack, Jr., said, “I think my mother […]

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Become an Author in The Missouri Reader

Posted by on 15 February, 2017
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PLEASE consider contributing to our journal, The Missouri Reader. We are seeking articles that focus on Disciplinary Literacy, book reviews, and app reviews. Find the latest edition of The Missouri Reader HERE! In this issue of The Missouri Reader, you will find articles by teachers, for teachers that address a wide range of topics that can help each […]

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