The #1 Summer Reading Activity All Kids Love

The #1 Summer Reading Activity All Kids Love

I am a strong supporter of making summer reading totally fun and awesome in your home. In my opinion, summer is a time to relax, play, hang out with friends, swim and dig in the dirt. Over the years, I have come up with a really fun way to sneak in some reading...
First Grade Reading Benchmarks

First Grade Reading Benchmarks

The first grade school year is coming to an end, and as a parent your thoughts are probably turning towards second grade.  Is your child ready for second grade reading? How can you be sure? On today’s post, I am going to discuss some really important first grade...
Kindergarten Reading Benchmarks

Kindergarten Reading Benchmarks

The Kindergarten school year is coming to an end and as a parent your thoughts are probably turning towards first grade.  Is your child ready for first grade reading? How do you know? On today’s post, I am going to share with you some important kindergarten reading...
Reading with Dr. Seuss: From Easiest to Hardest

Reading with Dr. Seuss: From Easiest to Hardest

I LOVED reading Dr. Seuss books when I was a kid reading them over and over again.  I couldn’t wait for the day when my own children could finally read all those wonderful Dr. Seuss books from my childhood.  I learned very quickly though that Dr. Seuss books are not...