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Arthur's Books and Children's Books in General

Books with Latino characters and themes, book lists and descriptions... ABUELA, ISLA, TONIGHT IS CARNAVAL, RADIO MAN/DON RADIO, and other titles.
http://www.slco.lib.ut.us/hispanic-latinocharacters-bib.htm

Flamingnet.com--Book reviews by young adults about books for young adults
http://www.flamingnet.com

HarperCollins Children's Books
http://harperchildrens.com

Penguin Putnam Publishers (Includes Dutton Books)
http://www.penguinputnam.com

Scholastic, Inc. (Scholastic Books)
http://www.scholastic.com

Américas Award (Extensive commended book lists and descriptions, Latino, Americas themes).
http://www.uwm.edu/Dept/CLACS/outreach_americas.html


Classroom Activities

Conversation with author/illustrator Arthur Dorros, video interview.
http://goodconversations.com/authors/dorros.html

Internet School Library Media Center...Extensive classroom and library activities for Arthur Dorros's books and others. Author biographies, many additional resources.
http://falcon.jmu.edu/~ramseyil/dorros.htm

SCORE Teacher CyberGuide and activities for ABUELA by Arthur Dorros. ... Description of Materials, Activities and Websites. Set of 8 copies of ABUELA by Arthur Dorros.
http://www.sdcoe.k12.ca.us/score/abuela/abuelatg.html

Second Grade Literature-Book Studies, activities, links, and information about ants, ANT CITIES by Arthur Dorros.
http://www.ameritech.net/users/macler/Secondlit1.html

Curriculum Bridges... to birds and flight, activities. FEEL THE WIND by Arthur Dorros, Grade Level: K-3.
http://wings.ucdavis.edu/Curriculums/Nature/nature_links.html

English-Spanish Dictionary, and several other languages, introductory, for young primary students.
http://www.EnchantedLearning.com/languages/Lettersspanish.html

Virtual Blackboard Temperate Forest Biome Classroom Activities, A TREE IS GROWING by Arthur Dorros. Includes creating a clustering diagram about a forest animal.
http://www.virtualblackboard.com/modules/science/forst/forst-ca.htm


People Around the World

Oxfam America
http://www.oxfamamerica.org/

Habitat for Humanity
http://www.habitat.org


Science and Nature

New Scientist-- science news, and links to over 1600 of the best science sites!
http://www.newscientist.com/

Nearctica-- Natural History: environment, conservation, geology, paleontology, and much more, plus links to many other sites.
http://www.nearctica.com/

The Learning Kingdom-- intriguing information, educational ideas in science, math, current events, history, and other areas, plus links.
http://www.learningkingdom.com/

The University of Michigan Herbarium-- Fungi! Fun facts, information, photos, and links.
http://www.herb.lsa.umich.edu/

Environmental Defense
http://www.environmentaldefense.org/

World Wildlife Fund
http://wwf.org/

National Science Foundation
http://www.nsf.gov/


Teaching Resources

Teachers and Writers Collaborative
http://twc.org/

Consortium of Latin American Studies Programs
http://lanic.utexas.edu/clasp/


TV Interview

Arthur and Alex, by Nancy Pearl
http://www.seattlechannel.org/videos/video.asp?ID=3030711/


Web Design & Development

Max Waugh — helped design Arthurdorros.com.
http://www.maxwaugh.com/


Writers and Illustrators Organizations

Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators
http://scbwi.org/

The Authors Guild
http://authorsguild.org/

Pen USA
http://pen.org/