Category Archives: Literacy


Three Things Thursday!

Welcome to this quarter’s blog series, Three Things Thursday! I am here to share just THREE things that I am into right now to enhance my world as wife, mom and work from home business owner. Feel free to reach out at any time if you have any questions about the information I share. I … Read More


Educator Resources-Back to School Teacher’s Kit

Teachers-this is MY GIFT to you as you prepare to get back into the classroom this fall. The talented educator, Emily Yost has created back-to-school teaching guides for the following three books of mine: Chocolate Milk, Por Favor, The Potato Chip Champ and Pink Tiara Cookies for Three. These guides are FREE and ready for … Read More


Educator Resources-Lessons with Maria’s Books

I am grateful for the talented and generous educators out there who have created lessons that can be used in PreK-5 classrooms, centered around my children’s books. Here is a master list of them! Chocolate Milk, Por Favor https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B9UlJnYD3dZGZC10cHU0MURCWVU/view https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Chocolate-Milk-Por-Favor-Activities-to-do-with-this-book-weholdthesetruths-2971434 https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Chocolate-Milk-Por-Favor-Empathy-Diversity-2555101 http://thepicturebookteachersedition.blogspot.com/2015/04/chocolate-milk-por-favor-by-maria.html?m=1 http://amothersrandomthoughts.com/2015/04/book-review-chocolate-milk-por-favor-by-maria-dismondy.html http://www.biculturalmama.com/2016/01/book-review-chocolate-milk-por-favor-multicultural-childrens-book-day-banana-sandwich-recipe-readyourworld.html The Little Linebacker http://learningwithmrsparker.blogspot.com/2016/05/operation55-little-linebacker.html?m=1 https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B9W5J8YSxf4hN3ZYWHVMTGIzVW8/view http://www.momentsaday.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/The-Little-Linebacker-Readers-Guide.pdf https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B6c8dtF-j_EpNVZlSERpZEd0ZGM/view Pink Tiara Cookies for … Read More