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Mouse in the House! Mouse Storytime 4-27-16

By Awnali Mills

Well, we’re back in the saddle again!  Storytimes are back in session, and to get us started right this morning’s storytime was about mice.  725 more words

Story Time

Celebrating Pura Belpré Winners: Spotlight on Writer & Illustrator Yuyi Morales

The Pura Belpré Awards turns 20 this year! The milestone will be marked on Sunday, June 26, from 1:00-3:00 p.m. during the 2016 ALA Annual Conference in Orlando, FL. 1,799 more words

Children's Lit

A is not Always for Apple...a list of five

This week — fun with letters.

Oops, Pounce, Quick, Run!: An Alphabet Caper by Mike Twohy
published in 2016 by Balzer + Bray

A is for Asleep. 733 more words


Rad American Woman A-Z: Rebels, Trailblazers, and Visionaries who Shaped Our History ... and Our Future! by Kate Schatz and Miriam Klein Stahl

Ok, this one is a children’s book for ages 8-16. I still read it because I thought that made it even more interesting. I do love a good anthology of women’s accomplishments. 337 more words


The A to Z Guide to Jobs for Girls

The A to Z Guide to Jobs for Girls by Charles C Dowd is a charming ABC book that little girls will love.

The book got its start on Kickstarter, and nearly 400 people (myself included) contributed to helping get the book into production. 201 more words


Nonfiction Picture Book Wednesday: B is for Bear

This week I found B is for Bear: A Natural Alphabet by Hannah Viano (October 2015) and was absolutely charmed by it. Striking art work and all things lovely and wonderful from the natural world of North America. 373 more words


When Learning Letters is HARD!

You know the student.  He comes to first grade and knows only a few letters, maybe hardly any sounds.  He’s in your classroom or your intervention group.   463 more words

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