We’ve seen so many interesting posts about the history of Independence Day that we couldn’t choose just one! Here is a list of some of our favorite articles, videos, and news stories about this 4th of July.
Few things are as satisfying as ice cream bars. They’re just this perfect blend of simplicity, nostalgia, and crunch. But even more satisfying than getting them from a grocery store or ice cream truck, is making them yourself!
Did you miss our LIVE Google Hangout with Lynda Obst? Never fear, Smart Girls! You can watch the whole thing here on amysmartgirls.com.
In honor of our Google Hangout with Smart Girls co-creator Meredith Walker and Lynda Obst, executive producer of such classic films as “Sleepless in Seattle”, “The Siege”, and “Contact”, we give you these words of wisdom from Lynda herself.
This is a great resource on The Learning Network, a teaching and learning blog by the New York Times. Learn how to answer the six basic news questions – who, what, where, when, why and how – about a timely or interesting news story. Read the full article at: http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/category/6-qs-about-the-news/.
23-year old bluegrass-folk singer and Smart Girl in the Arts, Sarah Jarosz, has always seen the value in community. “I love that music can be a connector between people… The communal aspect of music was one of the first things that drew me to it when I was a little girl attending the jam for the first time.”
Here’s an article posted on Butler U LALA (www.butler.u-la-la.com) showing Smart Girls some love! “We love being a woman, we love feeling empowered, we love knowing about other women doing cool things in the world, and we love the Internet. In short, we love Amy Poehler’s web series and campaign, Smart Girls at the Party. Amy Poehler, […]
A short documentary profiling the first ever soccer team comprised of young Tibetan women.
Did you miss our last LIVE hangout with NY Times Bestselling Author Megan McCafferty & YA Author Gayle Forman? Never fear, Smart Girls! You can watch the whole episode here on amysmartgirls.com!
Smart Girl Lisa Herring conquers her fear of plants in this DIYes! blog post.