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Make Writing Fun Using Interactive Writing!

One of the things parents ask me is how to make writing fun for their child. Parents also tell me that teaching writing can be intimidating. Interactive writing is a simple way to make writing fun and encourage children who dislike writing to get involved. Please note this post may contain affiliate links and ads, 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

What is Phonemic Awareness and How do I Teach It?

Did you know that phonemic awareness is the best predictor of reading success? This is so important that we don’t want you to skip teaching phonemic awareness activities. Keep reading for ideas on how to develop phonemic awareness in ways that are easy and fun for your child. Please note this post may contain affiliate READ MORE

How to Use Eric Carle Books to Teach Reading

Have you ever wondered what makes teaching with Eric Carle books so captivating for children and adults?  Please note this post may contain affiliate links and ads, read our full disclosure here. There is no doubt that books like The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? are beloved by millions READ MORE