The Best Tips for Helping Your Child Develop Good Reading Habits

Developing good reading habits will help your child become a strong, independent reader, but it can be overwhelming and daunting to know what habits to focus on when teaching your child to read. My advice is to keep it simple and focus on the big things that are going to have the greatest impact. One READ MORE

The Three Causes of Reading Problems That You Can Fix!

If you think your child might have a reading problem, read this before worrying. There are three causes of reading problems that can easily be fixed, so let’s take a look at them before you seek tutoring, professional testing, or get upset. We have a way of thinking the worst when a problem arises, don’t READ MORE

Say Yes to Graphic Novels for Kids

Are graphic novels “real” books? I get this question a lot so let’s talk about why graphic novels are read books and why it is okay to include them in your child’s reading library. What About Graphic Novels for Kids?  “It’s not a REAL book!” You may have thought this when you see books like READ MORE

A Parent’s Guide to Getting Boys to Read More

I admit I may have a soft spot in my heart when it comes to boys and reading. That’s because I have two boys of my own and at different stages of their lives I worried they would not become the avid, lifelong readers I had always dreamed they would be. At one point, early READ MORE

Simple Reading Strategies for Parents to Use at Home

There are so many simple reading strategies for parents to use at home that anyone can help their child become a more confident reader! These simple reading strategies will help you teach your child to read and gain confidence every time she interacts with a book. Please note this post may contain affiliate links and READ MORE