What is a Book Jumper? It’s more than just an “activity.” Book-jumping is a way of life. It’s where we look at the story from the same perspective as the characters. Instead of the book “being magical”, we actually become the magic. -Valarie Budayr It’s the process of taking the solitary act of reading a… Read More The ABC’s Of Book Jumping
I was straightening out the bookcase when I came across an old family favorite by Elsa Beskow The Land of Long Ago. It’s the story of a brother and sister, Kelly and Kai ,who created a dragon made of a log. Oh, how they wish it could fly and go to the Land of Long Ago!… Read More The Land of Long Ago Book Jump and a Little Dragon Bread
Whew! February was a hugely busy month for JIAB , and a rewarding one as well. Our 30 Dr. Seuss Book Giveaway was a huge success and our Seuss collection found a new home with a very grateful teacher named Dana Elting. Congrats Dana!!! March is shaping up to be full of hustle-n-bustle as well. … Read More What Is Book Jumping?