Children’s Literacy & Reading News – President’s Day edition

Have you stopped by Jen Robinson’s Book Page to see the mid-February edition of the Children’s Literacy and Reading News Roundup? Wow! For such a short month February is chock full of great stuff for book lovers and bookworms to be! Check it out now on Jen Robinson’s Book Page. It looks like we have plenty to keep that children’s literacy mojo going well into March, too. We’ll kick off the month on March 1 with NEA’s Read Across America Day. It’s an annual event to promote reading that also coincides with Theodor Geisel’s birthday.  Then, on Monday, March 4 we’ll kick off Reading: The First Five Years for this year’s Share a Story – Shape a Future children’s literacy blog … Read more

Book Review: The Buddy Files series by Dori Hillestad Butler

The Buddy Files is an illustrated chapter series for transitional and newly independent readers (grades 2 to 3). It is also a great read aloud for mixed age audiences. Read more

Children’s Literacy and Reading News Roundup – Mid-November edition

This is the roundup of recent news about children’s literacy and reading, as collected by Jen Robinson (Jen Robinson’s Book Page) , Terry Doherty (the Reading Tub), and Carol Rasco (RIF). Items in the roundup include events, reports and studies, and videos related to reading or learning to read. Read more