Friday, November 14, 2014
We are pleased to share this guest post from children’s author and illustrator Randa Handler on her book, The Thanksgiving Dinner Platter.
Here she emphasizes the importance of educating children on different
cultures, traditions, and ideas, and provides suggestions for how to use
the book in your classroom.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Known for his eccentricity and captivating storytelling, Robert Munsch
and his storybooks have enthralled children for generations. The
author’s writing process—performing his stories for children across the
country, shaping each delightful and enchanting tale—has led him to
write over 50 beloved children’s books. Book topics run the gamut, from
the adventures of a smart young princess looking to save her prince, to
the story of an excitable little boy who’s not yet ready to go to sleep.
We highly recommend adding Munsch to your storytime shelves, if he’s
not there already. A few of our favorites are: