TITLE

Just for Kids

AUTHOR(S)
Ganss, Dawn
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
School Librarian's Workshop;Dec2006/Jan2007, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article recommends several web sites that are fun to access during the Holiday season. It includes the Official Popcorn Site at www.popcorn.org, the Giggle Poetry Site, which contains poetry for kids, at www.gigglepoetry.com, and the Kidz Page! Poetry and Verse for Children of All Ages site, which includes various verses from the web and 50 schools, at gardenofsong.com/kidzpage.
ACCESSION #
23200813

 

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