Mad, as in crazy, as in there’s a crazy amount of nonfiction texts out there, because there’s an incomprehensible and probably infinite number of topics that nonfiction texts can address! Nonfiction texts are how we keep learning new things at any age and how a new generation understands the world and learns to reach greater heights than the previous generation. Powerful!
It’s been awhile since the first nonfiction post–we had Spring Break and then I had a new class starting up that sucked up all my extra energy–so I don’t know where you are with the nonfiction challenge. Hopefully you have at least opened up to the idea of trying nonfiction with your kids.
What should you look for when you’re hunting nonfiction books? Continue reading