Mrs. P (played by T.V. actress Kathy Kinney) endeavors to expose young people to great books and stories through a celebrity storyteller and to spark their imaginations and creativity. Every September the annual writing contest is held. Mrs. P's channel is for perfect for teachers & parents. Learn about the website and videos in this promo.
It's that time of year when we are all gearing up to celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, or other traditions. There are so many ways that we make the holidays special, from baking favorite cookies, to putting up the decorations. One of the most memorable for children can begin with a cherished story. Enjoy my 5 favorite Holiday Stories!
The movie, Into the Woods, is based on these originals. So, enjoy these stories. You'll learn the important lessons from these popular children's stories including Little Red Riding Hood, Cinderella, Jack and the Beanstalk and Rapunzel.
Poems help introduce children to verse, prose, rhythm, rhyme, various writing styles and literary devices. The simple language used in some poems can be appreciated by readers of varying abilities, providing a context to teach a variety of language arts skills. Here are some fun examples to inspire kids to write their very own.
Mrs. P's Imagination Launchers help kids jump-start their imaginations. Watch an Imagination Launcher animation starring my dog Spyri – and let the stories begin! Visit MrsP.com & my teacher page for the Imagination Blog post with more ideas & free printable.
The Brothers Grimm wrote, or at least have been given credit for, more than 200 fairy tales. Some of the lesser-known stories are quite charming, like The Brother and Sister, The Gold Children, Faithful John, & The Six Swans. That's why I just had to create a new playlist sharing these lesser-known gems.