Sunday, November 05, 2006

Something Definitely Worth Checking Out

Down at the University of Florida is a little something called the Center for Children's Literature and Culture, which produces a spiffy little radio program called Recess. Every weekday, the program gives a lovely three-minute spiel on a topic relevant to child life and history around the world. This month will feature a piece about the anniversary of the publication of Where the Wild Things Are, another about Children's Book Week, and an interview with Tomie DePaola

Interspersed with all of this kidlit grooviness are children's CD reviews, information about astronomy, and Korean holidays.

Transcripts and audio files of all the programs (dating back to 2001) are available on the Recess! website. Fine, fine work, my people. Keep it up.

Thanks to CCBC for the link.


Susan said...

I wish my local NPR station got this show. I just love it.

Anonymous said...

These shining jewelries have fatal attraction to women who never feel satisfied for the cartier love jewellery they have had. cartier The following are some basic information in the hope that it could help you in some way. cartier love jewelry That is because as the ornaments and complements of dressing, cartier jewellery plays an important part in highlighting one's unique qualities. cartier love But it is hard for people to master the tips in choosing jewelries properly. cartier jewelry The suggestions herein are about how to choose jewelries in the hope that you will find them useful cartier jewelry Great attention should be paid to the coordination of the jewelries you chose to your face, complexion, temperament, hairstyle, etc. so that you can obtain the most suitable jewelries. cartier jewellery The basic criteria is to choose the jewelry whose shape is neither resemble your face shape nor totally opposite your face shape. cartier People with round face should choose cartier jewellery jewels that can increase the length of the faces. Such as long necklaces. And for earrings, lucky enough! Almost all earring types look good on this face shape. It seems that angular shapes such as squares or rectangles look great. But really this shape can get away with any earrings. cartier jewelry Hairstyle, as the essential part of your head decoration, should be well considered when choosing jewels to make sure that your hairstyle and cartier jewellery are well fit for each other. cartier bracelet Jeans and jackets go well with jewelries having exaggerated design. cartier pendants When you are in an informal place, you can wear designed jewelry that have some color to fit your clothes, which will have a special kind of taste from your general wearing. cartier bangles However, red and other dark color could not be more suitable for people with fair skins. cartier necklace While cartier earring in large size could better highlight the features of the ladies who are tall and plump, comparing with the ones in small size. cartier ring The simply designed cartier necklace are most suitable for the office ladies, which are a good match for the suits. cartier bangles