Category Archives: In the Community

Earth Day Water Word Scramble

World Water Day was just 30 days ago and today is Earth Day. I’m happy to say that I’m excited, as I always am, and am looking forward to hearing and seeing more dialogue about why it’s so important to preserve and what new technologies are coming about in favor of. Over the years there have been some out-of-this-world projects come to fruition, each

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Imagireading Today! featuring Here We Go: A Poetry Friday Book

I couldn’t help it, I had to feature the read that immediately took me to another place the day I received and read it. It’s definitely higher up on my must-read recommendations and you’d have to read it to know why. I offer a preview and a short, but long, supplement for this read as I do everything else but want to disclaim a

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Comfort Zone by Gene Luen Yang

We’ve been excited about Gene Luen Yang becoming the National Ambassador of Children’s Literature for some time. It’s been really good to see that the role is being diversified and held by authors from all walks of life with different and inspiring passions for children’s literature. Here recently, we shared information about Gene’s Reading Without Walls Challenge. The challenge is in progress and was

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Imagireading Today! featuring Ms. Pig E. Bank$

Welcome to April! We’ve made it through April Fool’s Day and are getting into the month with a comfortable stride. This month houses three exciting coins (pun intended), Jazz Appreciation Month, National Poetry Month and Financial Literacy Month. We’re laying it on thick for Jazz Appreciation Month and National Poetry Month but wanted to kick off the month taking a good look at finances

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Imagireading Today! featuring Breaking the Sickle

March has come to a beautiful end and because it has we chose to finish up our worlds.women.wisdom highlight with a bang. It’s no wonder that women have been sole contributors to science and technology as they have. Women have historically been able to connect dots and make breakthroughs that have greatly advanced our society as a whole all while still playing a dedicated

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#worldwaterday 2017

Over the last few years, we’ve all been privy to witness the ongoing global struggle with water integrity. Things didn’t get bad with the Flint water crisis and they didn’t continue to plummet with Standing Rock. The truth is, the world’s water sources have always been at risk and something worth taking a close look at, especially with our children. In an effort to

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As Fast As Words Could Fly is Imagiread Approved!

As Fast As Words Could Fly has been a long-time favorite of Imagiread. The book, taken place amidst a crucial period in the Civil Rights wage, has been known for its graphic portrayal of family, community and segregation. We featured As Fast As Words Could Fly as the last highlight in the Children in History series and the first of the worlds.women.wisdom series on

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Ronel & The Best Gift Ever! is Imagiread Approved!

A few weeks back we featured Ronel & The Best Gift Ever! on one of our Children in History episodes of Imagireading Today! The response to the highlight was incredible, we learned that there are tons of Imagireaders that dearly love the read. Not that they shouldn’t, the book tackles several challenges and inspires little readers to search within themselves for the residual desire

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Imagireading Today! featuring Ronel & The Best Gift Ever

I first read Ronel & The Best Gift Ever: The Story of a Boy’s love for Animals, Nature, Art, and his Friends at the end of last year. Ronel D. Pierre sent it to me to read and review as he was specifically looking for what I thought personally. When I received the digital copy, I was blown away by the artwork (Ronel is

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Book Wish Lists

At the beginning of the year, my family and I initiated a pact, the purpose of the pact was to dedicate more time to reading. We set a number, and everyone examined their expectation realistically. So far, so good. We’ve thoroughly enjoyed saying no to chores and yes to reading. We’ve also enjoyed putting together a list of the books we are looking forward

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