The Giving Tree: A Symposium
- WHILE WE'RE AT IT. Neuhaus, Richard John // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;May1995, Issue 53, p87
Provides information on the responses of U.S. elementary students to the symposium on the story "The Giving Tree," by Shel Silverstein. Views on the boy in the story; Opinion on the message being conveyed by the author; Recommendation of the story to children.
- Sharing poetry. // Library Talk;Jan/Feb97, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p17
Suggests ways to connect Shel Silverstein's poems to classroom or library work. Includes the correlation of `The Fourth' with a discussion of Fourth of July traditions; Reading of Cinderella stories that have similarity with `In Search of Cinderella'; Starting the spelling exercise with `One...
- When his silence ends, kids' fun begins. // U.S. News & World Report;5/20/96, Vol. 120 Issue 20, p16
Focuses on Shel Silverstein, the best-selling children's poet. Introduction of his first book in 15 years, `Falling Up,' a collection of more than 140 wicked and whimsical poems and drawings.
- Shel Silverstein: Back to children's books. Steindorf, Sally // Christian Science Monitor;7/25/96, Vol. 88 Issue 168, p18
Profiles children's book guru Shel Silverstein. Books written; One-act plays; Residence.
- Poet profile. McElmeel, Sharron L. // Library Talk;Jan/Feb97, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p16
Profiles poet Shel Silverstein. Reasons behind Silverstein's popularity to children; Inspiration for characters in Silverstein's books; Books published; Career background and achievements; Other talents.
- Untitled. // Munday Courier (TX);7/11/2007, Vol. 34 Issue 32, p6
The article reports on Taylor and Sydney Thompson's acting out of the Shel Silverstein poem "Sister for Sale" at the Spectra Fine Arts Camp.
- Shel Silverstein 1932-1999. // Publishers Weekly;5/17/1999, Vol. 246 Issue 20, p32
Reports on the death of Shel Silverstein, poet, songwriter, recording artist and cartoonist who died on May 9, 1999 of a heart attack at the age of 66. Children's books written; Songs written and recorded; Awards received.
- Spaghetti. Silverstein, Shel // Wacky But True;Aug2015, Issue 29, p26
The poem "Spaghetti," by Shel Silverstein is presented. First Line: Spaghetti, spaghetti, all over the place, Last Line: 'Cause they all threw spaghetti!
- The unicorn. Silverstein, Shel // Wacky But True;Feb2016, Issue 34, p19
The poem "The Unicorn" by Shel Silverstein is presented. First Line: I walked through the wildwood, and what did I see? Last Line: I guess he's still -Â¦ sitting right there!