Category Archives: Children

‘Twas the night before school by Charles Gulotta

Poem By Charles Gulotta From Mostly Bright Ideas Blog: Source: https://mostlybrightideas.wordpress.com/2010/08/30/twas-the-night-before-school-starts/ ‘Twas the night before school starts, and all through the town, Not a teacher was sleeping, just thrashing around. Thoughts of the classroom brought a tear to each eye, … Continue reading

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How to teach your child to read

Title:How to teach your child to read Author:Mumsnet Full Text & Source: http://www.mumsnet.com/books/teach-your-child-to-read The Internet, Online, 13/08/2016 Sample Text: There’s learning to love books and there’s learning to read books. If you can get the first one sorted, the second … Continue reading

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Best Books For Kids

Title:Best Books: Our Recommendations For Families Author:Common Sense Media Full Text & Source: https://www.commonsensemedia.org/book-lists The Internet, Online, 25/07/2016 Sample Text: lists of great books for kids Award Winning Teen Books Find great reads that have won the prestigious Michael J. … Continue reading

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Kid Safe Search Sites

Title: Kid Safe Search Sites ; Resources For School Librarians Author: Linda Bertland Full Text & Source: http://www.sldirectory.com/libsf/resf/kidsafe.html The Internet, Online, 12/05/2016 Sample Text: Menu: Subject Guides Search Engines Fun And Educational Sites Web Safety & Media Reviews Subject Indexes … Continue reading

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Novenas: Wonderful Prayers

Best of luck to all the school kids and university students doing exams. Do your best and say a prayer. Trust in God. Title: Novenas Author: Our Catholic Prayers Full Text & Source: http://www.ourcatholicprayers.com/novenas.html The Internet, Online, 3/05/2016 Sample Text: … Continue reading

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School Librarian’s Role in Reading Toolkit

Title: School Librarian’s Role in Reading Toolkit Author: American Library Association Full Text & Source: http://www.ala.org/aasl/advocacy/tools/toolkits/role-reading The Internet, Online, 30/4/2016 Sample Text: Excerpt from the School Librarian’s Role in Reading Position Statement Reading is a foundational skill for 21st-century learners. … Continue reading

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Easter 1916

Title: Easter 1916 Author: Griffith College Dublin Full Text & Source: http://www.easter1916.ie/ The Internet, Online, 12/3/2016 Sample Text: The 1916 Easter Rising and the War of Independence that followed transformed the political landscape in Ireland. You can explore the events … Continue reading

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