SCROLL DOWN TO READ POSTS
by Steven Engelfried
100 Scope Notes
by Travis Jonker
The Classroom Bookshelf
by Erika Thulin Dawes
A Fuse #8 Production
by Betsy Bird
November 28, 2012 by Peter Gutierrez
After leaving the test screening for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Pt. 1, I was bombarded with questions about literally every scene in the book.
September 19, 2012 by Peter Gutierrez
Skills and teaching topics covered in this post include visual literacy, nonfiction, genre, and transliteracy...
June 7, 2012 by Peter Gutierrez
They’re more than a tribute, they’re words to live by. In fact, of all the eloquent and heartfelt expressions of loss and appreciation since Ray Bradbury’s passing, these are the ones that, for me, cut to the heart of the matter. I’m talking about what Guillermo del Toro said yesterday in a brief note […]
May 17, 2012 by Peter Gutierrez
A connection with the point-of-view character sometimes isn’t made because words and ideas somehow get in the way of immediacy rather than reinforcing it. So when we attempt to show the cost of not appreciating literature by referencing the beauty and profundity of those words and ideas, we’re possibly compounding the problem...