Father Knows Five 3-21-14

*Every Friday we serve you an “a la carte” 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.  Great Books to Read with Infants and Toddlers – a super list of some super books!

2.  Everyday Steps to Reading and Writing – a super list of ideas!

3.  A beloved author and how her children finished the final novel of her collection – “When Newbery Medalist Jean Craighead George, author of more than 100 children’s books, died in 2012 at the age of 92, she was in the process of writing Ice Whale…”


4.  E.B. White Read-Aloud Awards – Wow, wow, wow…that there is an E.B. White Read-Aloud Award is worth knowing in itself!


5.  The Art of Robert McCloskey, author of Make Way for Ducklings – my well-read grandmother was the first person to introduce me to this book and the McCloskey world of art.  I am still a fan!

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