Chapter Books for Boys

Boys and girls can most definitely appreciate the same books. This is especially true for a book like Harry Potter. Many of the books you see here will also be… View Post

Great Picture Books for Girls

That age old battle. Okay, maybe it isn’t age old. Maybe it is just half a century old. Hey, maybe it is even just a quarter of a century old.… View Post

Gateway Chapter Books for Beginners

Despite being very gifted linguistically, Kaitlyn was very hesitant to start reading chapter books. Whether it was that she was experiencing perfectionist worries that she wouldn’t be able to read… View Post

Reading to Preschoolers

I have recently written on Reading to Toddlers and  Reading to Infants. Today I want to continue on with talking about reading to preschoolers. I am defining a preschooler as a… View Post

Book Recommendation: Reading Magic

Reading Magic by Mem Fox is another book dedicated to helping parents instill literacy in our children. Mem Fox is from Australia. She is currently a literacy consultant in several… View Post

Preparing for Kindergarten {Now}

image source Parents of four and five year olds often spend that last year before kindergarten trying to make sure the child knows all he should before school starts. There… View Post

Teaching Handwriting

Here is the latest post from Susanne! This is on her favorite handwriting method. There are lots of methods out there to choose among. This is Sue’s favorite from her… View Post