The Friends of the Palisades Library will be holding a one-day used book sale on Saturday, March 26, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the library, 4901 V. St. N.W. (corner of MacArthur Blvd. and V St. N.W.).Thousands of used books will be available, most priced at 10 cents to $1, or fill a bag for $10. All fiction is alphabetized and all nonfiction categorized for easy browsing. Please call 202-966-2873 or 202-362-4492 for further information.
It's easy to grow plants from seeds! You'll get beautiful, delicious varieties grown fresh in your garden or on your windowsill. Find out how at the Seed Planting Seminar at the Palisades Library on Saturday, March 12, at 2 p.m.The Palisades Garden Association will talk about early spring favorites, salad greens and herbs, and survey the library's gardening books. There will be free seeds, supplies and seedlings to take home, along with plenty of gardening tips and time for Q&A. Welcome to gardening and cooking enthusiasts of all levels.
Early Literacy TipLes chercheurs ont noté l'un des six domaines de l'alphabétisation précoce à la motivation d'impression. Cela signifie avoir un intérêt et aimer les livres. Les enfants sont plus susceptibles d'avoir la motivation d'impression quand ils sont impliqués dans l'histoire. Comme je l'ai partager deslivres d'aujourd'hui, vous verrez différentes façons dont vous pouvez garder vos enfants intéressés
Early Literacy Tip
Researchers have noted one of the six areas of early literacy to be print motivation. This means having an interest in and enjoy books. Children are more likely to have print motivation when they are involved with the story. As I share books today, you’ll see different ways you can keep your children interested as you read with them.
Books We Read
Join the Adult Discussion Group of Teen Literature on February 28 at 4pm to discuss "For the Win" by Cory Doctorow. This powerful story about teen professional gamers reads like today's news. Readers will gain insight about the struggle for internet control and its effect on the globalization of worker rights. There is here much to ponder on the role of digitization on 'bridging the divide' among first and third world countries. Refreshments will be served.
Sleeping through the night?
I am the mother of a 15-month-old daughter, Isabella. When she was 12 months old, my husband, Adam, and I sleep trained her. This is the culmination of months of research, reading several books, discussions with countless parents and caregivers, the application of various methods which invariably led to SUCCESS!
World Language Story Time
Explíquele a su hijo las cosas que está haciendo a medida que los están haciendo (por ejemplo, ¡Mira! estoy contestando el teléfono le permite ver quién es! "Cuanto más hable con su hijo, el más rico vocabulario de su hijo será.
Books We Read
I can sign My ABCs by Susan Gibbons ChaplinOso pardo, oso pardo, ¿qué ves ahi? by Eric Carle
Early Literacy TipExplain to your child the things you are doing as you are doing them (for example, Look! I am answering the phone lets see who it is!' The more you talk with your child, the richer your child's vocabulary will be.
Books We Read