In honor of renowned children’s book author-illustrator Eric Carle, born June 25, 1929, I offer my homage to his classic “The Very Hungry Caterpillar”: The Very Busy Manager There was once a very busy children’s librarian. She sang songs and performed fingerplays. She visited schools, told stories and promoted Summer Reading. She did the hoky-poky … More Happy Birthday, Eric Carle
Interested in Writing for Children? We have two Contests for you this month: National Children’s Book of the Year Award Contest Sponsored by the National Association of Elementary School Principals Category: Picture Book or Chapter book Deadline: January 16, 2012 More info and Application: http://www.naesp.org/second-annual-national-childrens-book-year-award-contest Highlights magazine is offering a contest for $1000 or … More Contest Announcements!