It was Dr. Seuss' birthday this week, and I missed blogging about it. But trust the guru of children's literature, Anita Silvey, to keep us up to speed. Here's her blog about Dr. Seuss' near miss of being a dry-cleaners-owner instead of the author we all love.
To Think that I Saw it on Mulberry Street
I have to go grade papers (just got off the trainer), so you can read Anita Silvey's words instead of mine.
Monday, March 3, 2014
Clementine! If you've read Clementine an her sequels, you'll never forget her.
We read Clementine for Children's Lit tonight, had a good discussion, and we watched this delightful clip of the author and illustrator talking about creating this delightful series:
Sara Pennypacker and Marla Frazee talk about "Clementine"