Literacy & Reading News Roundup – mid-December

Family Bookshelf has ideas for helping kids deal with grief in this complement to the mid-December roundup of literacy news, children’s literacy events, and reading ideas hosted at Jen Robinson’s Book Page. The roundups are a syndicated collection of reading-related material which is co-authored by Terry Doherty at Family Bookshelf, Jen Robinson of Jen Robinson’s Book Page and Carol Rasco who blogs at Quietly. Read more

Children’s Literacy and Reading News Roundup – mid-September 2011

Let us be the first to wish you a happy Autumn! It’s a great time for grabbing a book (and maybe an apple cider!) and enjoying those crisp days reading together! But I digress … Welcome to the mid-September Children’s Literacy and Reading News Roundup brought to you by Jen Robinson’s Book Page, The Family Bookshelf, and Rasco from RIF. Over the last few weeks, Jen Robinson, Carol Rasco, and I have collected content for you about literacy & reading-related events; literacy and reading programs and research; and suggestions for growing bookworms (with special thanks to Susan Stephenson, The Book Chook, for sending us several links). There is a ton of great stuff going on out there. Literacy & Reading-Related … Read more

Children’s Literacy and Reading News Roundup – Early August 2011

Where has the time gone? I was looking for an easy way to get this post started and the last Roundup post I found to replicate from my archives was May! Holy, cow! On with the show … Jen Robinson is hosting the mid-August edition of the children’s literacy and reading news round-up at Jen Robinson’s Book Page. As you know, Jen, Carol Rasco of  Rasco from RIF, and I create a twice-monthly post collecting new, exciting, and thought-provoking items from around the web. Over the past couple of weeks Jen Robinson and Carol Rasco have collected plenty of content for you about literacy & reading-related events, programs, and research. If you haven’t stopped by Jen’s yet, do grab your favorite … Read more