A dance challenge inspired by Presidents’ Day and the video directory of the American Ballroom Collection.
Ideas for creating Valentine’s Day cards and gift packages using Library of Congress collections.
Call for questions from kids for an upcoming program with author and National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature Jason Reynolds.
On the anniversary of Rosa Parks’s birth, this post considers her as represented in the exhibition Rosa Parks: In Her Own Words and suggests related activities and resources for families.
A celebration of reading aloud using images from the Library collections for World Read Aloud Day.
Jason Reynolds, the National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature, shares his GRAB THE MIC newsletter for February.
Raul Almada, a fourth-grade teachers from California, shares his and his students’ experiences with the Library’s virtual student workshops.
This is a guest post by Dr. Kellie Taylor, Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator at the Library of Congress 2018-2019. In the post, she discusses her ideas and the design behind the “UnLOCk the Box” puzzle activity, which is now featured on the Library’s family engagement site.
Suggestions for student researchers interested in exploring Chronicling America, an online collection of historic newspapers. Chronicling America is a product of the National Digital Newspaper Program and jointly sponsored by the Library and the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Advice from young adult authors including National Ambassadors for Young People’s Literature Jason Reynolds and Jacqueline Woodson on telling your story.