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When Life Is Unfair for Your Child

Wow, is it hard to see your child hurt.

This past week was a celebration of Dr. Seuss at Austin’s school. Each day held a different activity with fun ways to dress up. 749 more words

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Horton, Sneetches, and Piranhas!

On March third, I had the opportunity to read Dr. Seuss’s Horton Hatches the Egg (in 4th grade) and The Sneetches (in 1st grade) to Hyattsville, MD Elementary School students. 151 more words

Canoedling In Cleveland

Sylvester McMonkey McBean

There have always been folks like Sylvester McMonkey McBean, the grifter featured in Dr. Seuss’ classic, The Sneetches and Other Stories. These individuals seek to capitalize upon the perceived differences between groups of people. 440 more words

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!!

Even Dr. Seuss enjoyed the beach…

  1. Theodor Seuss Geisel was an American writer and cartoonist. He was most widely known for his children’s books, which he wrote and illustrated under the pseudonym Dr.

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Beach Snapshots

Dr. Seuss and Racial Passing

Dr. Seuss is one of the most beloved children’s authors in America. He also has a rather mixed record on issues of race and diversity. As a young man, Dr. 1,045 more words

Children's Literature

Using Dr. Seuss to teach tolerance: A Dr. King lesson

“Some of the Sneetches had bellies with stars, while some of the Sneetches had none upon thars.”  The poor star-less Sneetches were ridiculed, segregated, and denied privileges simply because they looked differently.   326 more words

On 'Brainwashing' Your Children to Not be Racist As$holes (a.k.a. Oakland's Amazing Black Lives Matter Storytime-Rally for Kids)

This weekend, I attended an amazing event in Oakland, CA. On January 3, 2015, I took my 1 , 3, and 5 year old children, with husband in tow, to a Black Lives Matter Story Time, Teach-in, and Protest event for 2-8 year olds and their families. 920 more words

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