Blog Awards!

Thank you so much to Tiny Reader for nominating me for not one, but two blog awards.  I consider it a huge honor!  And since, I still consider myself a newbie at blogging, I hope you will humor me as I pay it forward by selecting my own favorite blogs, many who have been around for many years:

  1. Getting Kids Reading
  2. Great Kid Books
  3. Moms Inspire Learning
  4. Jen Robinson’s Book Page
  5. The Book Chook
  6. The Reading Zone
  7. Scrub a Dub Tub
  8. teachmama
  9. No Time for Flash Cards
  10. The Children’s Book Review
  12. Book Club for Boys
  13. Quirky Momma
  14. Picture Book of the Day
  15. There’s a Book

To my recipients:
For the “One Lovely Blog Award” you need to: * Thank & link to the person that gave you the award. * Pass this award on to 15 fantastic bloggers you’ve recently discovered. * Contact said Blogs and let them know they’ve won.

For the “Beautiful Blogger” award you need to: * Thank & link to the person that gave you the award. * Pass this award on to 15 fantastic bloggers you’ve recently discovered. * Contact said Blogs and let them know they’ve won. * State 7 things about yourself.

Seven Things About Me:

  1. I am a wife to one and a mother of two (ages 7 and 4).  I currently live outside Washington D.C.
  2. I am an educator, and though I have left the classroom, the classroom has not left me!
  3. My first book, Teaching Comprehension With Nonfiction Read Alouds: 12 Lessons for Using Newspapers, Magazines, and Other Nonfiction Texts to Build Key Comprehension Skills, will be published in September, 2010.
  4. I knew I wanted to be a teacher in third grade.  I never wavered.
  5. I loved my job in the classroom, but I’m thankful to be able to be home with my kids.
  6. I love that I have been able to translate my passion for teaching into new experiences, while staying home.
  7. I am a life-long learner!

©2010 by Dawn Little for Literacy Toolbox. All Rights Reserved.  All Amazon links are affiliate links and may result in my receiving a small commission. This is at no additional cost to you.


7 Responses to “Blog Awards!”

  1. The1stdaughter Says:

    Congrats on your awards and thank you so much for sharing! It always makes me smile when I receive one of these awards. So thank you so very much!

  2. Book Chook Says:

    Well, here I am thanking the person who gave me this award!

    I can certainly understand why your blog was chosen, Dawn, as you provide all sorts of goodies for parents and give us ideas we can incorporate into family life.
    I appreciate your hard work, and am honoured that you think my blog is fantastic too.

  3. Jen Robinson Says:

    Thanks so much for thinking of me, Dawn. I appreciate it! And it’s nice to be in such wonderful company!

  4. amy @teachmama Says:

    thank you, thank you, thank you, my friend!!
    You are too sweet–and yes! I would love to go for coffee or dinner sometime soon! We’re so close!

  5. Dawn Riccardi Morris Says:

    Congratulations, Dawn!

    Thank you so much for including me in this most impressive list of blogs. It truly is an honor. You included some of my favorites, so it won’t be easy for me to select 15 to pass these on to. I’ll have to give it a lot of thought…

    I love the 7 things you wrote about yourself. It’s great to get to know you better!

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  7. Terry Doherty Says:

    Dawn, Thank you so much for the award. This was a really great surprise … and a perfect end to my week!

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