Association of Library Service to Children
A division of the American Library Association and sponsor of the Newbery and Caldecott awards. The site gives information on the awards, book lists and more.
A website connected with an initiative by author Jon Sciezcka, of Stinky Cheese Man fame, to encourage boys to read more.
Author of Great Books for Boys
Smith, Michael W., and Jeffrey D. Wilhelm. Reading Don't Fix No Chevys: Literacy in the Lives of Young Men. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 2002.
Child psychologist Michael Thompson and co-author of the best-selling book Raising Cain: Protetcting the Emotional Lives of Boys hosts this documentary on the emotional development of boys.
Chores may be the key to instilling a sense of responsibility and pride in young children.
Don't miss this list of our favorite teachers from PBS KIDS shows who have made learning even more fun over the years.
Learn more about helping your child develop internal motivation, which comes from who they are and what they value.