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

Face Out Bookshelves {Ideas and Tutorial}

From the moment I read about the idea, I knew I wanted to implement it in our home. It was genius and I was all in! We have had these… 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 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

Are Book Series Beneficial or Harmful to Reading Skills?

There is a widely held belief that a child reading a book series will be detrimental to the development of that child being a good reader. I see it all… View Post

Simple Ways to Ensure Your Child Loves Books

This is how I found Kaitlyn most mornings this summer: sitting in a spot of morning sun with her latest book. One of my highest priority goals as a parent… View Post

Reading Aloud to Children

As your children grow, I hope you feel more comfortable with the reading process and it is just a more natural part of your day. The child age range is… View Post