Bricks and Books Club: The One and Only Ivan

Last month I blogged about Getting Started with a Bricks and Books Club. Today, I thought I would share the plan from our first inaugural meeting! Icebreaker Would you rather be a dog, gorilla or an elephant? Why? This turned into a pretty heavy icebreaker! One of our participants wanted to be an elephant so… Continue reading Bricks and Books Club: The One and Only Ivan

Getting Started with Bricks and Books Club

Finally getting around to blogging about the Bricks and Books Club I started in 2021! This popular program combines two of my favorite things: middle grade lit and LEGO┬« bricks. Our group of 3rd-5th graders meets bimonthly to discuss a book (picked up in advance) and build. When I asked on social media what you… Continue reading Getting Started with Bricks and Books Club