May/June 2015

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Featured Article

Gaining STEAM: Heroes Abound

It’s not difficult for children to spot fictional superheroes; they’re highly visible on television and in the movies. With a bit of guidance and exploration, however, children can start to see that heroes are in fact all around: in books, in history, and even, perhaps, within themselves. This month’s activities will encourage children to think about what it means to be a hero.

ALSO IN THIS ISSUE…’s complete interview with Monica Brown

Nick Glass of TeachingBooks. net interviewed Monica Brown in her Flagstaff, Arizona, home on July 7, 2014.

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Additional Resources

Summer Events Calendar

June, July and August calendars filled with fun-filled facts and activities

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