2017 Lenski Lecture: Will children's books survive the digital era?
Illinois State University News (press release) (blog)
Illinois State University's annual Lois Lenski Children's Literature Lecture will feature Betsy Bird, a public librarian and nationally recognized blogger on children's literature, who will present “Wild Things Online: How the Internet Will Save Us ...
CL Baptist students celebrate 'I Love to Read' month
Chisago County Press
Preschool and kindergarten classes read Little House books during class, while first through sixth grade classes participated in an all school read-aloud, Prairie School, by Lois Lenski. Daily prizes were awarded to the first student who found a golden ...
Exploring Florida's History through Children's Literature: Lois Lenski's Strawberry Girl
The Daily Ridge
In 1945 children's author, Lois Lenski, wrote the fictional account of a Polk County childhood in her Newbery award-winning book, Strawberry Girl. The book tells the story of ten-year-old, Birdie Boyer, who moved to western Polk County with her family.
Summer's over; now it's fall, just the nicest time of all. – Lois Lenski.
Mint Hill Times
I love to drive on our country roads early in the morning. The morning glories are out in full bloom, and the cornfields look like they are sprinkled with colorful confetti. The blooms are pink, purple, white, orange and blue, and I always wonder if ...