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learn with seashells: letters and sight words

learn with seashells: letters and sight words

Aug 31, 2014 | No comment

Huge thanks to an extraordinary educator and parent, Kim Vij, for guest posting for us for this final Rockstar Sunday

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teach letter sounds using 26 kid-centered photos

teach letter sounds using 26 kid-centered photos

Jul 20, 2014 | 4 comments

We’re thrilled to share another Rockstar Sunday guest post with you–this time from a multi-talented blogger, Viviana. Viviana is a

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what to say when kids make reading mistakes

what to say when kids make reading mistakes

Jul 16, 2014 | 17 comments

originally published on 8/5/10 but sharing again because we all need these refreshers. . .    So what should you say

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nonfiction reading in the summer: our must-have picks

nonfiction reading in the summer: our must-have picks

Jul 10, 2014 | 2 comments

I’ve said this before: June and July are crazy for us with our busy swim and dive schedules. So honestly, any

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create a library plan: make the most of a trip to the library

create a library plan: make the most of a trip to the library

Jun 18, 2014 | 6 comments

Kids can be a little silly when it comes to picking out their own books at the library.  Where some

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best books for reading under the stars: scholastic summer reading challenge

best books for reading under the stars: scholastic summer reading challenge

Jun 17, 2014 | No comment

      This summer, the kids and I plan on doing a whole lot of reading.  Reading at the

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10 ways to create a literacy rich environment

10 ways to create a literacy rich environment

Jun 8, 2014 | No comment

The following Rockstar Sunday guest post is written by Kate of An Everyday Story. Kate is a former teacher who

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getting kids to love reading with a literacy club: LITClub

getting kids to love reading with a literacy club: LITClub

May 4, 2014 | No comment

This post about getting reluctant readers to love reading is written by Ali Dent of Courage on the Edge of Tomorrow. Thank

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  • learn with seashells: letters and sight words
  • teach letter sounds using 26 kid-centered photos
  • what to say when kids make reading mistakes
  • nonfiction reading in the summer: our must-have picks
  • create a library plan: make the most of a trip to the library
  • best books for reading under the stars: scholastic summer reading challenge
  • 10 ways to create a literacy rich environment
  • getting kids to love reading with a literacy club: LITClub