Episode 3: Names
A name is a word or group of words that labels and identifies a person, place, or thing. Everything has a name and that name came from a person. Your name is unique because it describes only you. Do you know what your name means or where it came from?
Read Book: Hello Biscuit, Alyssa Capucilli, 1996
When a little girl gets a new puppy, she tries very hard to figure out the perfect name for him. But, the puppy has other plans and ends up finding his own name.
New Book: Hello My Name is Adorabilis: How Adorabilis Got His Name, Marisa Polansky, 2018
In 2015 real life scientists discovered a tiny new species of octopus. In this story, the author imagines how that new little octopus was named.
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Guest Host Spotlight
Meet Mr. Jack Rosen, Young Adult Specialist from Patterson Library in Westfield, NY and the lone editor for this podcast! Jack’s name came from the main characters in the movie Titanic, Rose and Jack.