Steven M. L. Aronson: Presidents: Fandex Family Field Guides
Otha Richard Sullivan: Black Stars: African American Women Scientists and Inventors
Faith Ringgold: Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky
James Daley: Great Speeches by African Americans
Christopher Paul Curtis: Bud, Not Buddy
Chrisanne Beckner: 100 African-Americans Who Shaped American History
Les Beletsky: Bird Songs: 250 North American Birds in Song
Thornton W. Burgess: The Burgess Bird Book for Children
Carol Lerner: Backyard Birds of Winter
Poetry for Young People: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Joanna Foster: George Washington's World
Jeanne Bendick: Along Came Galileo
Peter Sis: Starry Messenger: Galileo Galilei
Peter Sis: The Tree of Life: Charles Darwin
Kristan Lawson: Darwin and Evolution for Kids: His Life and Ideas with 21 Activities
Doreen Rappaport: Abe's Honest Words
Genevieve Foster: Abraham Lincoln's World
Laurie Carlson: Thomas Edison for Kids: His Life and Ideas, 21 Activities
Laura Ingalls Wilder: The Little House Collection Box Set
Robert Burleigh: Home Run: The Story of Babe Ruth
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04/29/2011 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Crafts, Family, Felt and Felting, Gifts to Make, Group, Mother's Day Crafts, Needlework, Recycled Crafts, Textiles, Themes, Wearables | Permalink
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04/28/2011 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Crafts, Family, Gifts to Make, Group, Mother's Day Crafts, Paper Crafts, Recycled Crafts, Textiles, Themes, Yarn Crafts | Permalink
Today is World Intellectual Property Day! How can you celebrate? Well you can start by reading this post at Zencrafting where she has helpful information about protecting your intellectual property (writing, photographs) that you share on your blog.
04/26/2011 in Community News | Permalink
image by Michael Brown from A Year In an Oak Tree's LifeMashable has compiled ten time-lapse nature videos that are absolutely amazing! Gather the kids and enjoy!
04/26/2011 in 12+ years old, 18 mos to 2 years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Activities, All Ages, Nature Crafts, Science | Permalink
Visit Fairy Dust Teaching for a nice lesson on drawing and labeling insects.
04/26/2011 in 6 - 12 years old, Animals & Bugs, Drawing & Illustration, Family, Free & Fun Crafts, Group, Homeschooling, Science, Spring Crafts, Summer Crafts | Permalink
The Chocolate Muffin Tree shows you how to handprint the tree and bird background in this cute craft and then add a realistic nest.
04/26/2011 in 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Animals & Bugs, Crafts, Family, Group, Homeschooling, Nature Crafts, Paint, Printmaking, Science, Spring Crafts | Permalink
Check out this cute idea to make fish from rocks at El Hada de Papel.
04/26/2011 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Animals & Bugs, Crafts, Family, Free & Fun Crafts, Group, Nature Crafts | Permalink
You'll find a nice tutorial for this cute bird in a nest craft at Arts and Crafts for Tots.
04/26/2011 in 3 - 5 years old, Animals & Bugs, Collage, Crafts, Family, Group, Homeschooling, Nature Crafts, Spring Crafts | Permalink
I love this combination of paint and cut paper to create insects and their habitats. Art for Small Hands has a great detailed tutorial.
04/25/2011 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Animals & Bugs, Crafts, Nature Crafts, Paint, Paper Crafts | Permalink
Who could resist these little meatball birds settled in their pasta nest?! Craftymoods has the directions.via Edible Crafts
04/25/2011 in 12+ years old, 18 mos to 2 years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, All Ages, Animals & Bugs, Edibles | Permalink
Visit Preschool Daze to see how to make these adorable little turtles made from rocks.
04/25/2011 in 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Animals & Bugs, Crafts, Family, Free & Fun Crafts, Group, Last Minute, Nature Crafts, Party Ideas, Science | Permalink
Purple Petunia Life shares a tutorial for this sweet little bunny made from felted wool.
04/23/2011 in 12+ years old, Animals & Bugs, Crafts, Easter Crafts, Felt and Felting, Gifts to Make, Parent Made, Spring Crafts, Textiles | Permalink
Martha Stewart Living (COR): Martha Stewart's Favorite Crafts for Kids: 175 Projects for Kids of All Ages to Create, Build, Design, Explore, and Share
Margaret Bloom: Making Peg Dolls and More: Toys That Spin, Fly and Bring Sweet Dreams (Crafts and Family Activities)
Jean Van't Hul: The Artful Parent: Simple Ways to Fill Your Family's Life with Art and Creativity--Includes over 60 Art Projects for Children Ages 1 to 8
Susan Schwake: Art Lab for Kids: 52 Creative Adventures in Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, Paper, and Mixed Media-For Budding Artists of All Ages
Amie Plumley: Sewing School: 21 Sewing Projects Kids Will Love to Make
Marie Hablitzel: Draw Write Now, Book 1: On the Farm-Kids and Critters-Storybook Characters
Mona Brookes: Drawing with Children
Ed Emberley: Ed Emberley's Fingerprint Drawing Book
MaryAnn F. Kohl: Discovering Great Artists
Deanna F. Cook (editor): FamilyFun Crafts
Petra Berger: Feltcraft: Making Dolls, Gifts and Toys