Physical Sciences for Kids: It Matters!

This summer I have been teaching chemistry to some high school students. While gathering information, I have been amazed at the books that are available to introduce chemistry concepts to very young children. For example, All about Matter (Science Builders) … Continue reading

Change the World with Plant a Pocket of Prairie

Have you heard about how the monarch butterfly is rapidly disappearing? The children’s picture book, Plant a Pocket of Prairie by Phyllis Root and illustrated by Betsy Bowen, is a quiet, gentle book that just might inspire you and your … Continue reading

Nonfiction Monday For July 22, 2013

  Let’s celebrate all the bloggers who are sharing children’s nonfiction books today: Note:  Title links lead to the book review.   Reshama leaves us gasping for breath with America’s Champion Swimmer: Gertrude Ederle by David A. Adler and illustrated … Continue reading