Newsletter, February 2000

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Welcome to the February issue of our newsletter. If you'd like to have each issue delivered to your email address you can sign-up for a subscription.

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We would like to announce the release of our latest book for teachers, "Friends and Relations: Using Literature with Social Themes Grades 3-5" by Carol Otis Hurst and Rebecca Otis, 2000, Northeast Foundation for Children, ISBN 1892989034. $8.50. Order online ( It is the second in our Social Themes series. The first book was for grades K-2. This addresses similar themes in the context of families and friendships for older students. You can find out more by on our website at:

I (Carol) spent a lovely three days in Milwaukee a couple of weeks ago with the good folks in Wisconsin Reading Association, particularly Bonnie Prohaska, and the members of her technology committee. Thanks, you guys, that was fun..


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