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“Harris the hero” by Lynne Rickards and Gabby Grant

Do you love Puffins? We do! Puffins can be found all over the Northwest and Finja is always excited to discover this wonderful birds during our visits at the Washington and Oregon coast. 250 more words

Books For Preschool Kids

„Lessons for the wolf“ by Rachel and Sean Qitsualik-Tinsley

What do you admire, which characteristics don’t you like at all, who do you want to be when you are grown up? Growing up means not only finding yourself, but also creating yourself to a certain degree. 435 more words

Books For Preschool Kids

“Thistle Games – A brawn Scots story for bairns” by Mike Nicholson and Jo Litchfield

We traveled to Germany in April, so we are staying home this summer. Have to enjoy the time when you are not dependent on school break! 435 more words

Books For Preschool Kids

Becoming the Writer: Cultural Literacy

When you start to write, you are putting on the socially significant role of The Storyteller (there ought to be a Tarot card for that.) It’s a little like being a schoolteacher. 569 more words


The Show: July 11, 2016

When you realize that an experience you think is unique to you or the people exactly like you is shared by more people than you thought, it has a chance to really change your perspective. 238 more words

The Show

Cultural Literacy Emerges at Youth Parliament

Originally published on the YMCA’s Youth Press Gallery site.

By Rebekah Andrews

Cultural illiteracy was brought into the public sphere last week after six students from Mount Alexander Shire took part in the YMCA’s 30th year of Youth Parliament. 928 more words