A growing list of holiday stories from different cultures. Please e-mail me with suggestions for additions.
What Lincoln Said, by Sarah L. Thompson; illustrated by James E. Ransome
Mrs. Thompson provides excellent examples of paraphrase, summary, and direct quotations in this life of Abraham Lincoln, with expressive artwork by James E. Ransome. In History Read-Alouds.
Welcome! I've just added Neil Gaiman's "The Price" and "The Mapmaker" to the Fall Tales Page!
To raise awareness of the overly restrictive blocking of legitimate, educational websites and academically useful social networking tools in schools and school libraries, on September 28, the American Library Association asks school librarians and other educators to promote an awareness of how overly restrictive filtering affects student learning.
Writing is a craft that depends on cyclical work and personal decisions about research methods and modes of expression.