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What Teachers Wish Parents Knew About Their Kids

What Teachers Wish Parents Knew About Their Kids
This week I interviewed a couple of teachers. Both have a unique perspective on what a teacher is and how that roll can affect the children they te...

How Storytime Brings Grandchildren and Grandparents Closer

How Storytime Brings Grandchildren and Grandparents Closer

In a world where technology has become very much a focus of our lives, there are many benefits of reading to your child. As a grandparent, it is very beneficial to sit down and read to your grandchildren. Not only...

How to Help Your Child Pay Attention During Story Time

How to Help Your Child Pay Attention During Story Time
Most children love books and stories but also struggle to pay attention and remain engaged. Children naturally have short attention spans, and thes...

What a Child Can Learn Through Reading

What a Child Can Learn Through Reading

Through books, a child is taken from the confines of their reading area and into the world of a writer’s imagination. They can walk through a land far away, fly through a cloudy sky, or experience life that is different...

How Children’s Reading has Changed from When You Were a Kid

How Children’s Reading has Changed from When You Were a Kid

When we look around at kids today, the popularity of anything electronic can be easily identified. From smartphones to iPods. From smartwatches to the e-reader, the world is suffering from technology overload, and the only question is; What comes...

How Reading Improves Emotional Intelligence in Children

How Reading Improves Emotional Intelligence in Children

You may long for your child to learn to read because you want him to boost his intelligence and excel in school. While reading will help with that, it also builds emotional intelligence. This is now just as coveted as

5 Surprising Benefits of Reading Hard Copy Books

5 Surprising Benefits of Reading Hard Copy Books

Before you throw away your stacks of real books and switch to online reading only, you should know that there is research concerning the positive things about hard copy books. Today, many individuals are focused on getting rid of the...

Keeping Your Child Reading Through the Summer Months

Keeping Your Child Reading Through the Summer Months

Just because it is Summertime, it does not mean that it is time to put the books away and have a three-month break from learning. Education is a year-round activity. Studies have shown that children can lose some of what.

You are Your Child’s First English Teacher

You are Your Child’s First English Teacher
Most people can remember who their first-grade teacher was. So much so that many websites will have one of their security questions as such. Thus, ...