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Mrs. Anderson picked out some books for OIS readers at the book fair!!  
AUTHOR Erin Soderberg is coming to our school.  She'll be talking with our grade 2-5 students.  You can read an excerpt of her first "Quirks" book here

Get an order form here.   (Paperbacks are only $6.40!)

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Parents, scroll down for tidbits added just for you!

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Word of the Week: quirky

Learn the definition here, using the online Merriam-Webster dictionary. This site will even let you hear how it's pronounced. Or use Ninja Words - also linked in my Reference and Homework links.

Site of the Week for Parents:
Learning with Technology

Previously highlighted for parents:

Rules of the Road for Parents in the Digital Age

7 Media-Savvy Skills All Parents Need in 2014

Media Resolutions for Families

  13 (better) questions to ask your kids

Talking Money with Kids


PARENTS: Common Sense Media offers advice and tips for navigating the techie world with children.  Here is advice for a Healthy Media Diet.    They also offer movie reviews with parental guidance in mind.

 Parents' Guide to Kids and Cell Phones

Parents' Guide to Protecting Kids' Privacy 



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