About Mrs. Oakes

“Life should not only be lived. It should be celebrated!” (Osho)

Hi, I’m Mrs. Oakes, and I’m lucky to have lots to celebrate! I’ve been teaching grades 3 – 5 for 17 years, and I just love talking about books with my students! My husband and I have two creative kids and three furry family members: cats, Lucy and Charlotte, and puppy, Pearl. Thanksgiving has always been my favorite traditional holiday, but my husband and I created our own fall-themed holiday called “Oakestober” that we celebrate each year! Currently working on a new holiday mashup that includes the beach and tacos…

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