The Christmas Prayer – Emma

Chapter 1 – December 1963 Emma Gerald pulled the wool scarf tighter around her neck. The icy winds of December cut through her coat as she hurried up the front sidewalk to the white-frame house on 5th Street East. “Grandma, I’m here,” Emma called as she hung her coat on the hall tree in the entryway. […]

Middle-Grade Books for Christmas

The Perfect Middle-Grade Books for Christmas Giving We all understand how critically important reading proficiency is for our students. Choosing the right middle-grade books this holiday season is our first step in improving their reading habits. Reading will improve their vocabulary and broaden their worldview. This list of books is teacher and mom approved. Make […]