Earth Day Activities to Do with Children

Earth Day.

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It's here! The day commemorated with the honor of  spreading awareness on how we as a population can better the environmental crises we face. Now- it's a heavy topic. It's not easy to go through all the forms of destruction we have created and its post effects, which is why this topic can be especially intimidating for children. (Personal Note: I  was one of those children who was terrified of natural disasters and environmental changes even before global warming and climate change was introduced to me, so I can only imagine how many others have felt the same way.) This is why explaining the causes of these changes and what we can do to help is so imperative. But let's be honest, what child has the attention span …
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Must Read Books with Autistic and Special Needs Characters

Must Read Books with Autistic and Special Needs Characters

As we get closer to April 16th, we approach a national holiday that truly means more than can ever be expressed: National Library Day. Silly to some, but a day to celebrate a safe haven for others. Words, books, and therefore libraries have never closed its doors on anyone and to recognize this inclusivity is what is most bright about this day. As we continue to share all of the national holidays that April has to offer, we also keep autism awareness along with it as well as the awareness for all special needs people. Which is why we recommend you celebrate National Library Day in the most authentic way one can- by allowing words to open the perspective of those with Autism and Special needs. Though fictional, the following books are intriguing, heartbreaking, and grounding when it comes to the stories of these characters lives.

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