20 Fantasy Books for Middle Readers

Fantasy books are highly popular with children. This has been true as long as fantasy books have been around. From C.S. Lewis to J.K. Rowling, fantasy books have had their… View Post

Reading Aloud to Preteens

Photo credit: Brayden Plowman Your child has reached the age of 9 and really is a proficient reader. Congratulations! And whew! That means no more needing to read to that… View Post

Deodorant and Children

One of my most distinct memories of third grade is that of my teacher pulling a boy aside and telling him it was time he started to wear deodorant. She… View Post

Triad Communication {Getting Kids to Talk}

source The talking ways of children is such a roller coaster ride. First, you can’t wait for that first little word. You are waiting in line just excited about that… View Post