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.
In this app, kids are charge of feeding, washing, and playing with baby animals.
"...when people are curious about something, they learn more, and better."
Don’t let the idea overwhelm you. A few containers and soil in a sunny spot will do.