Celebrate International Book Giving Day by donating a book, new or gently used, to a kid, waiting room, or library.
On January 26th, the Newbery winner for 2013 will be announced along with a slew of other children’s and Young Adult awards in a star-studded night capped by a speech by the Newbery winner. Think Oscars but for children’s books!
What Martin Luther King Junior did for me and books for kids to realize that MLK did to make the world a better place for us all.
Now that we’ve all had a few weeks to process Sandy Hook, I’d love to hear how you are dealing with it and what, if anything, you are doing. Please share!
Non-exercise exercise for women: skip stair climbing, standing desk, and exercise ball chairs. How to get in shape without breaking a sweat!
Preschoolers will appreciate this charming rhyming picture book, Waking Dragons, by Jane Yolen and illustrated by Derek Anderson.
Impressionists art project for kids including art history on how Impressionists made paint, paintings by famous Impressionists including Monet, Renoir and Van Gogh, and DIY chalk paint to paint like Impressionists.
Grace Lin author event for kids. Grace Lin teaches kids about writing and illustrating her books including her latest, Starry River of the Sky in a book club for kids event.
First American Abstract Arthur Dove inspires crayon abstract art project for kids using shells and beach to create exercise in composition and color.