2.10 It’s Monday! What are you reading? #Flora&Ulysses #TheLittleAndroid

A new week, a new batch of books—both finished and being read. Today is…

Ring-the-Bell Monday & It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

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This meme is originated by Jen and Kellee at TeachMentorTexts. Thanks!

{Celebrating the books we’ve read in the past week & the titles we are currently reading.}

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OK—I really wanted to love this book. I just liked it. It’s fine to realize that a book isn’t quite my “cup of tea”.
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Click the “book” above to read the story. VERY cool.
The Little Android is a retelling of The Little Mermaid, set in the world of The Lunar Chronicles by New York Times-bestselling author Marissa Meyer. When android Mech6.0 saves the life of a handsome hardware engineer, her body is destroyed and her mechanics discover a glitch in her programming. Androids aren’t not meant to develop unpractical reasoning or near-emotional responses…let alone fall in love.
Remember Friday’s Carnivores?
It is fantastic!
I got to read it aloud three times—AND share it with my colleagues.
I’m so lucky.
I told you I’d post the trailer. Here it is.
(Pssst: that’s illustrator Dan Santat as the great white!)
Here are the pics that illustrator Dan Santat saw.
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Remember the awesome Carnivores we read on Friday? Here are the pics that illustrator Dan Santat saw…
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What were PARENTS reading last week? Let’s check it out… (Thank you, commenters, for contributing to our book awareness. Reading is not a “school thing”.)

For every parent who leaves a comment on TODAY’S POST with what you’re reading, I’ll give your child a BUSTED ticket…

[Check back throughout the day for updates of my students’ reading.]
These past few weeks, my 1&2 Class read:
13 books
My 6&7 Class read:
6 books
My 9&10 Class read:
12 books
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I’m nearing the end of this one. Wow. My students will enjoy reading it when they are a bit older.
Here is a great interview with Mrs. Anderson on NPR:
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This is the conclusion to Starters.
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I learned last year that a two-book series is called a duology.

This week, we’re trying to add some BOOK SELFIES to a Padlet. Here are the links:




David Etkin

5 thoughts on “2.10 It’s Monday! What are you reading? #Flora&Ulysses #TheLittleAndroid

  1. Pingback: 2.24 It’s Monday! What are you reading? #ImpossibleKnife #BoyOnTheWoodenBox | {Eat the Book}

  2. I am about ready to neglect my children to get Allegiant finished!!! ;). Not really, of course, but I’m about 100 pages in and hooked.

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