The Old Schoolhouse® Product & Curriculum Reviews
|With so many products available we often need a little help in making our curriculum choices. The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine family understands because we are in the same boat! Do you need more information on a product before you buy? With over 5,500 products listed in 52 easy-to-use categories, much of the information you need to know is only a click away! Let our reviewer-families help yours.||
Do you want to get the word out about your product or service to the homeschool community? Email Tess Hamre and share a little about what you´d like showcased, and we can help with that!
Doodleday Review by Karen YuenRoss Collins
Albert Whitman & Company
250 South Northwest Highway, Suite 320
Park Ridge, Illinois 60068
Doodleday is a whimsical book about a young boy whose mother instructs him NOT to draw on one particular day--Doodleday. As most little boys find, however, Harvey cannot resist drawing on Doodleday. What follows in the pages of this hardbound book is the silly story of how each of Harvey's drawings comes to life and leaps off his drawing pad! When it seems Harvey's drawings may bring disaster, Harvey's mother discovers the situation. By drawing a picture of herself, she leaps off the page and commands all the drawings to return to the sketchpad immediately.
This is the kind of book that young children ask to read and reread! After reading Doodleday , our kids couldn't wait to get out their sketchpads and draw. This would be a wonderful book to read before introducing kids to a new artist or before starting a hands-on art program at home. You'll enjoy this humorous and fun book!
Product review by Karen Yuen, The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine, LLC, July 2011