Children’s Literacy and Reading News Roundup – mid-June 2010

Welcome to the sixth edition of the new bimonthly children’s literacy and reading news round-up brought to you by Jen Robinson’s Book Page and Scrub-a-Dub-Tub. As Jen had mentioned in March, she and her husband Mheir were expecting their new Baby Bookworm to arrive this month. With Baby Bookworm now home, Jen is still enjoying the best of both worlds … as a mom and a reader. She periodically sneaks a peak at what’s going on in the Kidlitosphere … so just in case she’s reading, here’s what’s going on! Roundups aren’t quite the same without Jen, so I was particularly tickled Sunday when I saw the @JensBookPage Tweet about the Coolest Bookstore, with a link to this Mercury News … Read more

I Can Read: A Carnival Celebrating New Readers – June 2010

Welcome to the June 2010 carnival celebrating new readers (Kindergarten through second grade). You’ll find reviews of Easy Readers and short chapter books, and ideas to help them, too. Read more