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Have You Heard the Nesting Bird?

We’re back to learning about Things that Fly! This week was about birds.

We started out with our opening rhyme and then moved on our first story, the adorable… 350 more words

February 2015

Book review: Born in the Wild

Judge, Lita. Born in the Wild: Baby Mammals and Their Parents. Roaring Brook. 2014. $18.99. unp. 978-1-59643-925-2. Ages 5-9:

Nine four-page thematic sections feature 26 species of baby mammals and their families showing the infants’ need for food, shelter, protection, and family life. 56 more words

Book Reviews

Christmas Storytime

Since Christmas is three days away, I feel like I should post something holiday appropriate, but as it turns out, I don’t really read many “Christmas” books. 735 more words

Fall 2013

Can A Penguin Soar? Yes, With the Help of Friends

It’s hard being a penguin.  You’re a bird; but you can’t fly.  Luckily the penguins in the following books meet some amazing friends who help them realize their dreams.   202 more words

Picture Book

Illustrator Saturday - Lita Judge

Lita Judge is a writer and artist whose greatest passion is creating children’s books. She is the author/illustrator for over a dozen fiction and nonfiction picture books including Flight School (Simon & Schuster, 2014), Red Hat (S&S, 2013), Red Sled (S&S, 2011), Bird Talk (Roaring Brook, 2012), One Thousand Tracings, and Pennies for Elephants (Disney-Hyperion). 3,453 more words

Authors And Illustrators

Flight School

Written and Illustrated by Lita Judge Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2014

“I was hatched to fly,” said Penguin. “When do classes start?”

The plot in a nutshell:

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Other Books

A New Dinosaur? Cool!

Some of you may have read the recent news in the dinosaur world. For those of you that don’t know, a huge dinosaur, a species of  469 more words

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