Children are always trying to make sense of the world around them. From a very early age, they make connections to aid their understanding of how the world works. For example, one day a baby might learn how to open a snack box … [Read more...]
While early writers are often eager to write fiction stories, they usually need a bit more guidance when it comes time to writing nonfiction work. A good entry point is how-to books. A how-to book, like the name implies, gives detailed step-by-step … [Read more...]
Quiet Reading Time
Research shows that children who live in literature-rich households succeed more than those who do not. It is worth it to create a home environment that promotes and celebrates reading. As I've said before in this blog, you are your children’s first … [Read more...]
The Art of Bookmaking
There is something so special about holding a book in one’s hand. It can’t be replicated by holding onto an e-book. There’s a heft and weight to a book, there is the sound of the turning of the pages, and the feeling you get when you can close the … [Read more...]
How to Instill a Love of Reading?
It is a dream of most parents to raise children who are lifelong readers. There are many things you can do to help this dream become realized. It’s a long journey that begins when your child is first born and continues well into teenage years and … [Read more...]