Friday, January 2, 2015

Free! SECRET STORIES® Guided Reader, "A Barn Owl Tale"

The SECRET STORIES Guided Reader A Barn Owl's Tale is now in the Free Download Window!
Be sure to grab this reader FAST, as I'm rotating multiple items through the Free Download Window over the remaining days of Holiday Break! 

And before the holiday break is over, I'll be posting a fun Melonheadz graphics-inspired FREEBIE!  (For a sneak-peek, see bottom of post :) 

Keep an eye out for email alerts about these Free Download Windows if subscribed, and I will also be rotating these free postings on my RED DIAMOND Pinterest Boards, so if you are following all of them, you're guaranteed to never miss a thing! 

Be sure to grab this before it's gone... and to see all of the previous Free Download Window postings, you can visit the the Secret Stories Face Book Page where you will also find the latest Secret Stories info, updates, upcoming conferences, and oodles of other fun stuff for teaching the Secrets! 

And for all my California teacher-friends, I'll be doing a a featured session at the upcoming California Kindergarten Conference in Santa Clara on January 17th  and would love to hear from you (email me) to meet up (for a cosmo ;) if planning to attend!

I will also be speaking at the Hawaii International Conference on Education next week in Honolulu, January 5th- 8th, so for all Hawaii-friends, please give a holler, as well!
PS  Here's a sneak-peek at the NEW Melonheadz graphics-inspired posting, coming soon at the end of the Holiday Break.....
....soon to be posted, so stay tuned! :)


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  1. I love you blog! ANY student in your class MUST feel special. Where is Cottonwood Elementary?
    Thank you for ALL you do!
    Carrie Scott

  2. Dear Carrie,
    So glad to hear that you like the blog!
    Mrs. Mac teaches first grade in Hesperia, California.... and YES, she is AMAZING!

    I met her when I'd come to her district to do a staff inservice :)