Collaboration.  Empowerment.  Student Leadership.  Are these things that you are developing in your students?  This summer, I'll be blogging my way through the book "Learn Like a Pirate" by Paul Solarz.  My guess is if you are an avid blog follower and Pinterest lover like I am, you probably spend a good chunk of your summer working on making your classroom better, fine tuning, and perfecting what you do.  This book is an excellent way to begin developing a classroom that is student-led!

So what's with the Pirate theme?  Pirate is an acronym for:
Peer Collaboration
Improvement
Responsibility
Active Learning
Twenty-First Century Skills
Empowerment

I would love for you to grab a copy of this exciting book and read along with me!  I'll be hosting a giveaway for you to win a one of a few FREE copies of this book to kick off the launch of this stimulating book study!

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7 comments:

  1. I am interested in joining you for your book study this summer! Is there a place to sign up or are you planning on just posting and having responses? This sounds fun!

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  2. This is great! I am already reading this book during summer for my school PD, so I can't wait to chat about it! #arghh

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    1. You can email me at theprimarygal@gmail.com and I will send you the "Getting Started" files or you are welcome to just link up each Thursday when my post goes live. :)

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  3. I would love to do this book study! I just got this book when I went to see David Burgess present his book Teach Like a Pirate!

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  4. I purchased this book last week and it's next on my reading list. I would love to join you for the book study. Is there anywhere we need to sign up?

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  5. Can anyone join the book study? I just started my own blog and purchased the book to read over the summer! I would love to join up! Alley

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