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Get Ideas & Inspiration to Transform Your School at WGEDD! March 31, 2016

April 8-9, 2016 | Katy Independent School District, Houston, TX What Great Educators Do Differently is a relatively new event but it’s already creating waves among educators. The conference brings together passionate, innovative educators who are dedicated to continuous improvement—including Teacher Librarian Shannon McClintock Miller. This is one of Shannon’s favorite conferences and she took […]

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April is National Poetry Month! March 31, 2016

There are so many ways to use poetry in the classroom! From teaching rhyming and synonyms to identifying patterns and symmetry, poems can be used across the curriculum. Many Cantata Learning songs are poems set to music. The music often helps kids engage more with the words and therefore increases comprehension. All of our songs […]

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Let’s Celebrate School Libraries! March 30, 2016

School libraries are such a vibrant and essential part of the school community. April is School Library Month and it’s the perfect time to showcase how your school library is transforming learning. To help you celebrate, we’ve gathered together a few resources. Host a Story Time Sing Along Cantata Learning offers dozens of free songs […]

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Five Little Ducks Featured in Midwest Book Review’s Children’s Bookwatch March 25, 2016

“Five Little Ducks” is a charming counting song and storybook, complete with CD and downloadable app for music access, plus music notation and song lyrics for intergenerational sing-along fun. The pastel illustrations illustrate the counting song story line, as young children enthusiastically count, quack, and sing the song of a Mother Duck calling her ducklings […]

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Get ready for IASL 2016! March 24, 2016

April 3-4, 2016 | Ramada Tropics Resort and Conference Center, Des Moines, IA We sat down with Teacher Librarian Shannon McClintock Miller to get the inside scoop on the upcoming IASL conference. This year’s conference theme is TL Squared: Teacher Librarians Connect Technology and Literacy and the folks in Iowa have a great program lined […]

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