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Get Kids Outside To Learn All About Nature and Science

Posted about 24 days ago by April S

Posted in Arts, Crafts, & Hobbies, Children & Parenting, eBooks & eAudiobooks, Education, Fitness, Nature, & Travel and Science, Medicine, & Technology | Tagged with art activities, early childhood education, ecology, family recreation, outdoor activities for children, outdoor recreation for children, science and STEM

Get outside and engage with your children. Learn all about nature, science and so much more with these great educational books.

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Sharks, Sharks and More Sharks: Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of Shark Week

Posted about 1 month ago by April S

Posted in Children & Parenting, eBooks & eAudiobooks, Education, Fiction, Literature, Poetry & Graphic Novels, Movies, Music, & Audiobooks and Science, Medicine, & Technology | Tagged with environmental conservation, Ichthyology, Marine biologists, Marine biology, sharks and Sharks -- Anecdotes

Sharks are the star of the show in this blog post featuring resources for kids and adults.

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Developing Characters That Resonate With Readers

Posted about 1 month ago by April S

Posted in Arts, Crafts, & Hobbies, eBooks & eAudiobooks, Fiction, Literature, Poetry & Graphic Novels and Self-help & Spirituality | Tagged with authorship - technique, character development, creative writing, Fiction - Technique, Fictitious characters, NaNoWriMo, National Novel Writing Month, writing, writing skills and writing tips

Learn how to develop memorable characters for your next novel.

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The Immigrant and Refugee Experience in America

Posted 3 months ago by April S

Posted in Children & Parenting, eBooks & eAudiobooks, Education, Fiction, Literature, Poetry & Graphic Novels, History, Politics, & Biography, Movies, Music, & Audiobooks, Readers' Advisory and Teen | Tagged with books for children, books for kids, culture, emigration, experiences, families, identity, immigrants, immigration, perseverance, picture books, refugees, stories and young adult books

A selection of books and resources exploring the immigrant and refugee experience in America.

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