Five Things – 9.17.12

1.  Inside Out – Here’s a gem of a 1970’s PBS kid’s show.  Inside Out was produced in 1973 and featured 15 minute episodes about issues that kids would face like bullying, family, drugs, and death.  Unlike most shows at the time, Inside Out featured cliffhanger endings that were intended to prompt discussion of the issue addressed.  30…

how d’you do and how d’you do and how d’you do again

September is Roald Dahl month! I have no idea who proclaims these things, but I’m more than happy to celebrate.  Roald Dahl was one of my first favorite authors that I can remember.  We had an old hardcover edition of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory growing up, and I can picture the tattered book jacket…