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Welcome to the Family by Mary Hoffman

Positive Message of Different Families – But Check With Parents Before Reading it to Your Charges

If you work for a nontraditional family or would like to help sensitize the children you care for to different types of families we recommend reading… 272 more words

Weekly Trip To The Library

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

They open a door and enter a world.

Narnia…the land beyond the wardrobe, the secret country known only to Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy…the place where the adventure begins. 515 more words


The Great Race

Something about boys makes them very competitive at a young age. Often this leads to arguments, even fights. This time it led to the Great Race.


Where can I find an illustrator for my children's book?

A big part of the magic of any children’s book is the artwork. But if you’re not Beatrix Potter, you’re going to need to collaborate with an illustrator. 131 more words


Illustrator Influence

My 11-yr-old son has discovered Russ Cox, a wonderful illustrator. You can see his work at Smiling Otis Studio. 

Anyway, I digress. My son wasn’t consciously thinking about one of Russ’s drawings  when he drew this on a paper tablecloth at a restaurant last week: 109 more words

My Son


Who better to judge the quality of a children’s book than children? The reviews keep coming in with POSITIVE results and so I keep reading. 58 more words


New Page: Children's Book List

Recently, I was teaching about social and emotional development to early childhood educators.  This led into a discussion into CSEFEL, a great website for teacher resources and material to teach social and emotional skills to young children.   181 more words

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