All posts tagged LitWorld

girls literacy, international day for girls literacy

Stand Up for Literacy for Girls Around The World

Stand Up for Literacy for Girls Virtual Rally

Thank you to PaperTigers Blog for posting on this virtual rally promoting literacy for girls all over the world! I stand alongside in solidarity and hope that you will too! Here’s a simple way to participate: Stand Up. At noon your time on September 22, take ten seconds to physically stand up wherever you are (wear the Stand Up for Girls Badge!) to give recognition and awareness to the movement. Read more…

Jen Robinson, boys and reading, summer reading, reading, reading strategies, reluctant readers

Boys and Summer Reading

Best Books for Boys

I met Jen Robinson at KidLitCon 2010 which was a great thrill for me because I am a HUGE fan of her excellent blog, Jen Robinson’s Book Page. My work friend, Nat, sent me this link off the PBS Kids site so I am excited to share her words of wisdom on Boys and Summer Reading. Read more…

Free eStory for World Read Aloud Day

Free eBook for Kids

Be There BedTime Stories has generously offered another FREE estory, a $10 value,  to one of my readers. First one to leave a comment will win. Thank you Be There BedTime Stories! Read more…