Books That Celebrate Women Heroes for Women’s History Month

Books That Celebrate Women Heroes for Women’s History Month

Books: Lesson Plans and Activities International Women’s Day has been celebrated in small ways since 1911, at a time when women did not yet have the right to vote. However, the day never garnered much attention before 1980 when President Jimmy Carter issued the first presidential statement on...
Mar 04, 2017 4 Comments
Lola Goes to the Doctor Picture Book Lessons and Activities

Lola Goes to the Doctor Picture Book Lessons and Activities

Books: Lesson Plans and Activities Lola is a Yorkshire terrier who is proud to be a certified therapy dog. She uses the skills she learned in doggy therapy training at elder centers, preschools, classrooms, and bookstores. Although she is very brave there are still some things that make her nervous,...
Sep 20, 2016 7 Comments
Lola Goes to School: Picture Book Activities About Going to School

Lola Goes to School: Picture Book Activities About Going to School

Books: Lesson Plans and Activities Going to a new school can be scary for many children. Actually, starting anything new can make most of us a bit nervous. Why not enlist the help of a therapy dog and one of the best first day of school books? Lola Goes to School by Marcia Goldman introduces students...
Aug 22, 2016 7 Comments