Father Knows Five 2-7-14

*Every Friday we serve you an “a la carte” style list of 5 unique videos, articles, ideas, etc. from all kinds of locations. (If you are viewing this blog through your email subscription, please follow the link to our website to view all videos.)  See you next week…

1.  Jeopardy! champion and author Ken Jennings – has a super new non-fiction book out for kids that released its first in the Junior Genius Guides series this week.  You’re going to want these books!


2.  Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off the goal. – Henry Ford

3.  “How Dewey Find What We’re Really Looking For?”  – a wonderful article by children’s author Chris Grabenstein (Mr. Lemoncello’s Library) and his tribute to the Dewey Decimal System!

4.  What Speed Do You Read?  – a cool online test to take!

5.  The 13 Best Children’s, Illustrated, and Picture Books of 2013