Struggling readers – the five things you feel when your child struggles in reading.

Struggling Readers – The five things you might feel when your child struggles in reading.. (Here’s a hint: It doesn’t feel great!) *This post contain Affiliate links, some from Amazon. I may get a teeny percent of the sale at no cost to you for clicks or purchases! See full disclosure here.       …

Sweepstakes giveaway – support literacy & education while winning prizes!

Sweepstakes giveaway is OVER (for now)!  Click below to be the first to know about our next giveaway and to win and promote literacy.. En busca de la paz  by Tere Rodriguez-Nora      Andre, a very curious little boy, is in search of an answer to the question What is peace? What is it …

11 Things you MUST DO to be a Superstar Storyteller for your Kids – Storytelling Makes Books Come Alive!

7 Things You MUST DO to be a Superstar Storyteller for Your Kids – Great Storytelling Makes Books Come Alive! (Cuddle-time or Bedtime – make sure it’s a great time!) *This post contain Affiliate links, some from Amazon. I may get a teeny percent of the sale at no cost to you for clicks or …

Whatever Happened to Dick & Jane?

Whatever Happened to Dick & Jane? (A brief glimpse at the last 100 years and why it should matter to you!) *This post contain Affiliate links, some from Amazon. I may get a teeny percent of the sale at no cost to you for clicks or purchases!  See full disclosure here. Do you remember the …

How to Curate Your Best Children’s Book Library

How to Curate & Cultivate Your Best Home Library *This post contain Affiliate links, some from Amazon. I may get a teeny percent of the sale at no cost to you for clicks or purchases!  See full disclosure here. Congratulations, you’re a home librarian! Are you a parent who wants to build or curate the …

7 Reasons Why Your Child Can’t Read

Several of the links in this article are Amazon Affiliate Advertisements – See disclaimer Or rather, 7 possible reasons why your child can’t read. These are just a few areas to consider if you have a child who struggles with reading. Surely there are many other reasons not listed here, but I thought I’d list …

10 Sight Word Activities You Can Do Right Now!

10 Hands On Sight Word Activities

Over a year ago I wrote a book that helps parents at home teach their beginning readers how to read through repetition and rhyme with new words and short sentences. I know that many schools are requiring children to memorize long lists of high frequency and sight words, so I took a bit of initiative …

A Parent’s Opinion On Reading Logs

A Mom here (and a previous teacher), just wanting to put a few thought out there for other parents who have opinions on reading logs, and for teachers who send them home.. I have three children, two who are out of elementary and one who is in 2nd grade. I myself am an avid reader, …