Posts tagged "children's books"

Ten Books Kids Want to Read

I always started with this book when I worked with reading groups. It is hilarious and interactive!  Kids cannot resist it and want to read it again and again. Don't under estimate the power of a picture book! Ages 5-9.
Finding books that kids want to read can be especially challenging in the summer months.  There are so many other choices competing with reading as a way to spend their free time. Here are some suggestions for a variety of ages that have been hits with previous students and my own children.  The best thing about many of these is the... Read more »

5 Christmas Activities To Do With Your Kids

5 Christmas Activities To Do With Your Kids
Christmas activities for kids- parents are always on the lookout for something new to keep those little ones busy while saving their own sanity.  Here are a few ideas that I’ve actually done in the past–so I know they meet the child seal of approval. (1) Unwrap a Book Each Night One of our favorite... Read more »
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