We’re excited to announce our selection of authors and books that have been chosen for the 2014-2015. We took much time and consideration in selecting and we invite you to follow along and join in the fun with your child at home or your class at school.
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This year my cohosts +Kristina Buskirk from Toddler Approved and +Cerys Parker from Rainy Day Mum have hand selected 3 books to featured from our selected list of favorite authors to give you a more comprehension list of activities to complete with the books read. We hope it will inspire you to spend a month with an author involved in hands on literacy inspired activities. These featured activities will be ideal for a family looking to enrich literacy at home, homeschoolers, preschool and kindergarten classroom teachers and even to make your own love books packages to send to someone special.
Are you ready to see which popular authors made the list?
The Virtual Book Club for Kids will be hosted on the 2nd Thursday of each Month. Here’s the calendar dates to put into your personal calendar. We’re sharing all the authors with you now so you can start reserving at the library or building up your own personal home library with some of our favorite books. I’m attaching our Amazon Affiliate link to each image if you choose to purchase a book on our list, The Educators’ Spin On It will get a small portion from Amazon at no additional cost to you to help us provide this free curriculum to parents and teacher. Thanks for your support!
Virtual Book Club for Kids Featured Authors & Dates for 2014-2015
- September 11 – Mo Willems Activities Ideas for Mo Willems Books
- October 9 – Julia Donaldson Activity Ideas for Julia Donaldson
- November 13- Eric Litwin Activity Ideas for Eric Litwin
- December – OFF
- January 8 – Ellen Stoll Walsh Activity Ideas for Ellen Stoll Walsh
- February 12 – Dr. Seuss Activity Ideas for Dr. Seuss
- March 12 – Margaret Wise Brown
- April 9 – Laura Numeroff
- May 14 – Eric Carle
- June 11 – Leo Lionni
- July 9 – Donald Crews
- August 13 – Bill Martin Jr.
Virtual book Club for Kids Featured Books for 2014-2015
Here’s all of the books that we will be featuring as part of the Virtual Book Club for Kids. Both Amanda and Kim will be sharing their fun ideas to encourage children to fall in love with books. Activities will focus on Literacy, Math, Science, Arts and More! Keep checking back on the second Thursday of the month for our ideas shared PLUS all of the other hosting websites! You’re invited to Sign up for our newsletter to get the latest updates!
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Activity Ideas for Eric Litwin
December– Holiday Books OFF
Activity Ideas for Ellen Stoll Walsh
April 9- Laura Numeroff– If You Give a Mouse a Cookie, If you Give a Pig a Pancake, If you Give a Moose a Muffin,
There you have it all of the books and authors that we will be featuring in the Virtual Book Club for kids this year. Come join the fun!
Are you interested in participating in Virtual Book Club for Kids this year? If so, here’s what to do…
2. Pick at least one book each month to read with your child.
We would love for you to join us this year by sharing your book selection from our 3 choices each month and then sharing your book related activity on our Virtual Book Club for Kids Facebook page. We will not be hosting a blog hop like we’ve done the past two years. For our new format we will be featuring each month our book related ideas plus a few from hand selected bloggers who we will be introducing to you very soon! Are you ready to join the Virtual Book Club for Kids?
Printable Book List for Virtual Book Club for Kids
You’ll find even more ideas shared for Books and Activities by following along!