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Quotations on Stories

“We owe it to each other to tell stories.”                                                                          Neil Gaiman   “Fiction is the … Quotations on Stories

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Today’s Quote

…Whose broad stripes and bright stars through the perilous fight… ~ Francis Scott Key ~ _____________ Today’s Quote

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Today’s Quote

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Freedom isn’t free. We remember. ____________

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Today’s Quote

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The great man is he who does not lose his child’s heart. ~ Mencius ~ _______

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Childhood Blocks and Nature – Frank Lloyd Wright

I will never forget my first visit to the Children’s Museum in Philadelphia back in the 80’s.  It’s called The Please Touch Museum and it’s a wonderful, hands-on museum.  But, it wasn’t the typical fare of a great children’s museum … Continue reading

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Dr. Seuss Museum

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Originally posted on No Facilities:
From the museum webpage: The Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum, the newest museum on the Quadrangle (where four other museums are located), is devoted to Springfield native Theodor Geisel, aka Dr. Seuss! Theodor Seuss…

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Goodnight Moon – Part 2

“Goodnight Moon” keeps growing and evolving.  Children have heard the words over and over again, a beloved daily ritual before chapter reading.  Recently they have joined me in reciting the entire book.  The Helper of the Day can stand alongside … Continue reading

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Happy birthday, Irving

Originally posted on bluebird of bitterness:
In honor of the birthday of Irving Berlin, here is one of his greatest hits, sung by Kings Return.

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Inspiring Kids of All Ages—One Book at a Time—May is #GetCaughtReading Month!

Originally posted on Bette A. Stevens, Maine Author:
“The love of reading is a lynchpin for successful learning—for success in life. Kids learn to read best when adults take time to share their passion for books with them.” ~Bette A. Stevens,…

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These Robots Got the Moves!

Originally posted on Mitch Teemley:
Guest Blog by A Teacher’s Reflections New England-based preschool teacher Jennie Fitzkee is nothing if not inspired. Maybe that’s why she’s featured in the bestselling Read-Aloud Handbook. And why quilts designed by her class hang…

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