The 10 Rights of the Reader for Young Children and Why They Are Important

Have you heard of The Rights of the Reader? Readers have rights! And young children should be encouraged to embrace their rights as a reader too. Please note this post may contain affiliate links and ads, read our full disclosure here.   Do you wonder if you should allow your child to reread favorite stories READ MORE

A Parent’s Best Guide to Motivating Boys to Read More

When it comes to motivating boys to read, I admit I have experienced this challenge! 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 on, I was READ MORE

Make Writing Fun Using Interactive Writing!

You can make writing fun by 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 READ MORE