Explore 5th Grade and 4th Grade Social Sciences (aka American History) in Immigration, Civil Rights Movement and U.S. History using picture books, chapter books, videos and more.
Missing the cut for the soccer team and the life lesson it teaches kids.
My love affair with libraries remembered with a peek at the returns cart at my kids’ elementary school library.
Science of circuits and electricity for elementary school kids with games, experiments, videos, books and detailed explanation including vocabulary.
These books for kids to read on crabs are spreading egregious misconceptions that crabs are cranky. I intend to stop this bad press!
Music to my ears. A father wants to know which chapter books would be great readalouds to his two young girls.
To celebrate Earth Day, I am giving away 6 earth-friendly non-fiction picture books for kids.
Was the Osprey in Florida that I saw the same one Doodles and Jots photographed in Cape Cod? The wondrous Osprey migration and some great videos.
For a reader challenge of poetry for a 5th grade girl book club, I recommend novels in verse with ideas for books and activities.