Each year, Leslie Hunsucker's fifth-grade class at North Hills Christian School builds log cabins as they read Elizabeth George Speare's book, “Sign of the Beaver.” The students, with some help from their parents, work diligently to build their ...
Litchfield Historical Society continues Leather Apron Book Club meetings
Torrington Register Citizen
LITCHFIELD >> Young historians are invited to dive into history with the monthly Leather Apron Book Club, for kids 8 and up. On the third Wednesday of every month, from 3:30–5 p.m., Leather Apron Book Club participants read a different book on a ...
Upcoming at the Trumbull libraries
This month's book is The Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth George Speare. Tuesday, March 17, 5-5:45 p.m. An historical story about a young boy left to guard his family's wilderness home in Maine. He has a difficult time until he meets a local native tribe.
2015 Newbery and Caldecott Medals announced!
The 2015 Newbery Medal, which goes to the most distinguished book in American literature for children the previous year, went to Kwame Alexander for “The Crossover” (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) about a boy with basketball in his blood who tells his ...