Monthly Archives: February 2012

Jean Little’s hopeful foster care YA nov

Jean Little’s hopeful foster care YA novel, Dancing Through the Snow, is now available in paperback. http://ow.ly/9lO5b http://ow.ly/i/u0NQ

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EDC discontinues Usborne Books and Kane/

EDC discontinues Usborne Books and Kane/Miller Books on Amazon: http://ow.ly/9kogh

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Literacy Tip: Follow the words you are r

Literacy Tip: Follow the words you are reading with your finger, ask questions like “What do you think is going to happen next?” Later, pause & compare the story with your child’s answers.

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A book is the most effective weapon agai

A book is the most effective weapon against intolerance and ignorance. – Lyndon Baines Johnson

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Susanne Gervay, author of YA novel “But

Susanne Gervay, author of YA novel “Butterflies,” shares her journey in monthly “Read All About It.” To subscribe email cathy@findtheduck.com

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http://www.readkiddoread.com “dedicated

http://www.readkiddoread.com “dedicated to making kids readers for life.” What a resource! Book lists, lesson plans, author interviews…

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Literacy Tip: Make your own dictionary –

Literacy Tip: Make your own dictionary – Help your child write one letter of the alphabet on every page of a notebook. Cut out pictures from old magazines that start with the letters on the pages. Have your child paste … Continue reading

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