Tag: reading to kids

Beyoncé's Blue Ivy and Reading to Babies: A Good Idea?

Beyoncé's Blue Ivy and Reading to Babies: A Good Idea?
Stop the presses—another uber-intelligent celebrity baby has been identified. I haven’t watched Beyoncé’s documentary, but full disclosure, I probably will. She’s Beyoncé after all. But I did see the US Weekly piece this morning, with a quote given to Oprah about her daughter’s intelligence: “She’s very smart. She’s already reading flashcards. She’s beautiful.” For reals?... Read more »

Read a Real Book to the Kids at Bedtime

Read a Real Book to the Kids at Bedtime
Want to raise a smarter kid? Try reading to them at bedtime. All I ask is that you keep it real. It should pretty much go without saying that reading to your kid is a good thing—a smart thing, even. There’s even scientific proof that reading in an interactive manner can boost your kid’s IQ.... Read more »