Spring allergies are here. What are the 'symptoms' and what are the 'causes'? Parents need to sort their child's 'reading symptoms' from their child's 'reading causes'. It's a lot like spring allergies. Doctors and patients treat the symptoms, but do they pursue the causes so they can avoid the symptoms more? Parents all want to see their child succeed! Reading helps a child on their life journey of self discovery.
Parents, Grandparents, Other Family Members, Child Care Providers and Community all play a role in a child’s reading success by reading aloud! Reading success begins at birth and it begins at HOME. Talk, Talk, Talk, to your child to build vocabulary and understanding of how […]
Have you heard the latest news? Some of the biggest selling books are coloring books for adults! NBC News Coloring is a great stress reliever. I loved to color and draw when I was young, and still do. How about your child? Did you know that several skills developed through […]
Summer Reading Camp Do It Yourself International Picnic Day! Uh-Oh, Here Come the Ants Picnics, ants, summertime and family go together. So do picnics, summer time, ants, and reading and writing! Before you pack your picnic basket here are some fun reading, writing, and brain development activities for learning. […]
Summer Reading starts in the Spring. It is a time for growth, renewal, and new life. Parents lay the foundation of your child’s future and you plant your child’s seeds for becoming successful readers. Seeds are planted in the spring to regenerate the earth—and there are many varieties of […]
Reading tests will always be a part of your child’s educational journey. Although it conjures up negative feelings, assessment is necessary. The dreaded “high-stakes” testing is around the corner. The Common Core Standards have just been unveiled this year. What is a parent to do to minimize their stress and […]
Reading skills start young and last a lifetime. There are many challenges for parents as you raise your children. The rules of the game seem to change every day making it even more challenging to keep up. All parents want first, is that their children are healthy, happy, and […]
Build Your Child’s Self Esteem in 2015 with Lovable You. A New Year! A New You! To build your child’s sense of self-esteem, you say it repeatedly to your child, “Honey, you are very special!” After a long day in the classroom, in the lunch room, on the playground, or […]