Tenzin’s Deer by Barbara Soros has been laying on my “to read pile” for quite awhile now. What a gem of a little book this is. “A story about the power of compassion, the guidance of dreams, the gift of healing and the ability to love deeply and to let go. “ Tenzin, a young, loving… Read More Tenzin’s Deer by Barbara Soros #kidlit Review and Activities
Halloween’s over, and with a combination of sadness and relief, our thoughts are now turning to the winter months. As the temps dip and the days get shorter , families are moving from an outdoor focus to more of an indoor one. No matter where you live, colder seasons are perfect for reading old classic… Read More 7 Cold Weather Activities That Involve Books
It’s time for Weekend Links! This is my chance to share with my readers all the wonderful and inspiring things that I have come across in the course of my weekly Internet travels. With cold weather and shorter days looming, thoughts are turning to family friendly activities that can promote learning through play. Here’s some… Read More Weekend Links: Books and Fun
I love Linky’s It’s a great way to find a multitude of wonderful reading or reading-inspired activities all in one place. Kinda of like a one-stop-shop for reading fun from a wide variety of bloggers and sites. That being said, I’ve decided to introduce Jump Into a Book’s very own monthly Linky Party called… The… Read More The Saturday Book Club Linky Party
Happy Weekend! Weekend Links is an opportunity to share all of the wonderful things that I have happened across in my reading and books travels on the Internet. This week, I seem to be reliving childhood because I seem to have doll/puppet on the brain! While doing some “Something To Do” research to compliment the… Read More Weekend Links: Puppets and Dolls, oh MY!
Happy Read Across America Day!! What does that mean? Well here’s an excerpt from NEA’s website: NEA’s Read Across America is an annual reading motivation and awareness program that calls for every child in every community to celebrate reading on March 2, the birthday of beloved children’s author Dr. Seuss. NEA’s Read Across America also… Read More March 1st is NEA’s Read Across America Day!
Weekend links is Jump Into a Book’s top picks for great blogs, collaborative play, projects, crafts, ideas and recipes for families to enjoy over the weekend. Here’s our first weekend links of the New Year! Recently I’ve met up with some really wonderful kid lit bloggers and collaborative play communities over on Google+. I… Read More ::Weekend Links:: Our Top Picks for Collaborative Play Sites for Kids