We’re an educational activity

Tuesday, November 7, 2006.

We have discovered that Technospud Projects has included Just One More Book!! in an educational activity for the book, Charlotte’s Web. Activity number 18 encourages participants to listen to our podcast and then create their own podcast review of the classic book.

If you’re using our podcast as part of an educational program or activity, we’d be thrilled to hear about it so please leave us a comment by clicking here.

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Raw Resilience: Gleam and Glow

Monday, November 6, 2006.

Gleam and GlowAuthor: Eve Bunting
Illustrator: Peter Sylvada
Published: 2001 Harcourt Children’s Books
ISBN: 0152053808

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Gorgeous illustrations and beautifully crafted text relay a story of heartbreak and hope so poignant that even chatting about it was difficult, but we did our best.

This show opens with our first MyChingo audio comment, which we received from author Paul Levinson of the Light On Light Through Podcast, just in time for this – our fiftieth – episode! Thanks, Paul.

Of Foibles and Fortitude: The Cello of Mr. O

Friday, November 3, 2006.

The Cello of Mr. OAuthor: Jane Cutler
Illustrator: Greg Couch
Published: 2004 Penguin USA
ISBN: 0142401749

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This straightforward story of hardship and hope reminds us that war may not deter human weakness but neither can it deter human strength.

Lest We Forget: What We Remember

Wednesday, November 1, 2006.

What We RememberAuthor: Lesley Anne Airth
Illustrator: Mervyn Finch
Published: 2005 General Store Publishing House
ISBN: 1897113218


Six simple, stirring stories help us slip into the shoes of real children as they deal with the impacts of war.

Listen to Electric Sky’s 2005 Remembrance Day Tribute.


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