The fifth issue of Literacy Lava, a free pdf for parents or anyone who wants kids to love reading, writing and communicating, is now available from Susan Stephenson’s website.
- ideas for helping kids develop spelling skills;
- ways to pair fiction and non-fiction read-alouds;
- ideas for letter writing with your kids;
- information on whether graphic novels are real reading;
- the skinny on how to unwrap a picture book;
- tips for a loving bed-time story ritual;
- ideas on how to help your video-loving kid to love reading too;
- tons of ways to encourage kids to write poetry.
Don’t forget to check out the Online Extras page or the Activity page for kids. Enjoy and happy reading!