9 Great Reasons to Have the Velveteen Rabbit Story in Your Home Library

The Velveteen Rabbit Story

9 Great Reasons to Have the Velveteen Rabbit Story in Your Home Library Has your child read the precious classic story of The Velveteen Rabbit? Have you? If not, then take this opportunity to purchase the book or borrow it from your local library. There are so many reasons to love this gem of book …

15 Best Gingerbread Man Coloring Pages & Activities for Learning Phonics

Phonics instruction - gingerbread man style!

15 Best Gingerbread Man Coloring Pages & Activities for Learning Phonics Trying to find some fun and creative ways to teach phonics this holiday season? For your beginning reader, I have found a great collection of Gingerbread Man coloring pages and activities that will help your child learn their foundational phonics blends and sounds. Tip: …

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 …

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 …