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Posts with Category: Young Readers

  1. thumbnail image for blog post: SDHC's Lakota Translated Book Coincides with Language Adoption Bill
    April 12, 2019

    In 2019, SDHC is offering an unprecedented alternate language version of its Young Readers One Book, which coincides nicely with a recent piece of S.D. legislation.

  2. thumbnail image for blog post: Texas Elementary School Principal Ensures Students Bedtime Stories by Reading Them on Facebook
    March 16, 2019

    Texas elementary school principal Belinda George has developed a fail-safe tactic for ensuring her students get bedtime stories: she reads to them via Facebook live stream.

  3. thumbnail image for blog post: Roald Dahl Books Replace Happy Meal Toys
    February 25, 2019

    An overseas chain of McDonald’s stores is adding a “scrumdiddlyumptious” element to its famous Happy Meals.

  4. thumbnail image for blog post: Authors, Stories & Pirates: Students Loved Attending the SD Festival of Books
    January 8, 2019

    The students from St. Joseph’s Indian School who attended this year’s S.D. Festival of Books are all authors in the making.

  5. thumbnail image for blog post: 2018 Young Readers Author Kara Lareau - Teaching Lessons with Books for Kids
    April 17, 2018

    This fall, Kara LaReau will address thousands of elementary students. Some of those young faces will light up with recognition as they follow along; other listeners will drift into daydreams.

  6. thumbnail image for blog post: DiCamillo Shares Inspiring Festival Tale
    March 14, 2018

    As author Kate DiCamillo can attest, the South Dakota Festival of Books is an excellent place to make connections.

  7. thumbnail image for blog post: Forming Reading Habits Early: Young Readers' Books in the SDHC Lending Library
    January 5, 2018

    Book clubs aren’t just for adults. The South Dakota Humanities Council Lending Library offers options for audiences both young and old.

  8. thumbnail image for blog post: Challenge Met! $200K Earmarked for Future Humanities Programming in Sioux Falls Area
    December 20, 2017

    Humanities programming in the Sioux Falls area will receive an extra $200,000 from a major fundraising match met by SDHC donors last week.

  9. thumbnail image for blog post: Video: More than 1,000 Third Graders Meet Children's Illustrator
    October 18, 2017

    As part of the National Campaign for Grade Level Reading Initiative, third grade students met illustrator Chris Van Dusen.

  10. thumbnail image for blog post: Van Dusen Excited for Black Hills Event
    July 21, 2017

    Working with an author like Kate DiCamillo makes Chris Van Dusen's job easy.

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