It’s Monday! What are you reading?
Each week I share a reading photo of the week. Here are some displays of previous Caldecott award winners set up to greet my students when they return from their break. 727 more words
Lang, Heather. Fearless Flyer: Ruth Law and Her Flying Machine. Ill. by Raul Colón. Boyds Mills/Calkins Creek, 2016. $16.95. 40p. ISBN 9781620916506. Ages 5-8. P7Q8… 162 more words
Today is election day in the United States. It has been an ugly election year and people of color (not to mention women) have been put in the spotlight at several moments in the campaign. 931 more words
Saludos todos! Our book for this week is Portraits of Hispanic American Heroes, written by Juan Felipe Herrera and illustrated by Raúl Colón (the same illustrator from last week’s book, … 809 more words
Saludos todos! Our book for this week is Tomás and the Library Lady, written by Pat Mora and illustrated by Raúl Colón. Although last week we focused on Pura Belpré, the first Puerto Rican librarian at the New York City Public Library, this week we are focusing on the legacy of Tomás Rivera, another symbol of Latin American literature and Hispanic-American heritage. 993 more words
The Center for Children’s Literature and the Graduate School of the Bank Street College of Education are proud to announce a new program in Spanish: 114 more words