Each Friday, we share a handful of links we found interesting, provocative, funny — or just plain cool. We call it In Our Feeds. Have a good weekend!
All month, Maya & Miguel will be on OOM weekly to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month! First up: cooking with Abuela!
Ahoy, Mateys! Today is International Talk Like a Pirate Day! Literature is full of interesting pirates, like Captain Hook from J.M.
On 9/22, we say goodbye to summer, and on 9/24 we head in to a new zodiac: Libra! To celebrate, we've put together some literary horoscopes. See what's in your book future...Read more
Today, the 2014 class of the National Student Poets Program (NSPP), the nation’s highest honor for teen poets presenting original work, was...Read more
Last week, I rounded up 10 of my favorite Twitter accounts for Word Nerds; this week, I'm rounding up something else: my five biggest grammatical pet peeves.
It has been 225 years since the United States Constitution went into effect in 1789, and you can never have too many resources for teaching this essential...Read more
"No offense, but...I really didn't like this book." A member of my book club began our discussion in this way, looking apologetically at our meeting's host, who...Read more
Time is running out to submit an application for the 2014-2015 Scholastic News Kids Press Corps!
Our kids are eating too much salt. In fact, most children are consuming more than twice the American Heart Association’s daily recommendation...Read more
We are extremely excited to announce that the 2015 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards call for submissions is now open! We loved what the Alliance for Young Artists...Read more
In Our Feeds: Waterproof paper, public libraries as seen through photographs, and how the Internet has changed the way we readSeptember 12th, 2014
You know it's been a busy week when OOMers submit 13 links for the In Our Feeds round-up. (And that's not counting the three I found....) Looks like we've got ya...Read more
At the end of Allegient, Veronica Roth writes: “To me, the acknowledgements page is a place for me to say, as sincerely as possible, that I don’t prosper, in life...Read more
Twitter's a fantastic way to learn more about the world around us. Why not use those 140-character tidbits to celebrate your inner (or not-so-inner) grammar geek? I've...Read more