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READING TO KIDS
Why our kids need real books.
Author, Educator, Innovator - Entrepreneur and Founder of The ...
We all have a tablet, I-phone, I-pad, something we carry or use to get things done and often use to entertain our kids, or
This Baby Is All Of Us At The End Of A Great Book
The saddest little bookworm.
Dad Offers Brilliant Way To Read To Three Kids At A Time
"I had to come up with something."
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Science Proves Reading To Kids Really Does Change Their Brains
MRIs provide hard proof.
Why Parents Hate the Book "Love You Forever"
Writer, editor, and radio host
This book is not so much a children's book, but a stalker manual. It begins innocently enough with a mother rocks her baby
Reading To Young Kids May Change Brain Activation
By Reuters, Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Reading to small children may help prepare their brains for reading-readiness, a new study suggests. This
Best Summer Books to Read With Your Daughters
Poet | Yoga Teacher | Author of "Wanting It"
We were about a third of the way through
when my 9-year-old asked skeptically, "Mommy, where are the girl characters?"
The Only Stress-Free 100% Parenting Win Is Reading to Your Kids
Stay-At-Home Humorist, LISTEN TO YOUR MOTHER Founder, annimig....
After weeks, months and years of parent sleep-deprivation accumulate, an educational experience that merely requires snuggling up on the couch or in bed, reading words from a page with a kid or two tucked in each armpit, feels like a revelation.
12 Ways Parents Can Help Their Kids Succeed At School
Morning Breakfast: It can be a real challenge to concentrate on your work when your stomach is grunting. In fact, research
Family Activities to Encourage Good Reading Habits
Dr. Gail Gross
Human Behavior, Parenting, and Education Expert, Speaker, Auth...
In addition to simply reading aloud together, there are a myriad of activities that you can do with your child to help encourage good reading habits and develop a lifelong love of reading.
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6 Tips to Make Your Kids Love To Read
Children's book writer, communicator,mother of 3
Reading brings many benefits for kids: it helps them expand, organize and get to know their environment and the world around them.
How Do You Model Reading for Children in the Digital Age?
The best answer to any question
The goal is to have books and stories that kids of every age love to read and want to have near their bodies, so they can pick up the book and say or gesture 'read?!' and a parent or caregiver will comply with joy.
Is a Comic Strip Worth a Thousand Words?
Maureen Anderson is the host of the nationally syndicated radi...
She thrilled us when she sent me some panels from a comic strip she'd drawn -- and got me to thinking all over again about what I would've missed had she never been around.
The Riches of Reading to Babies
Christine French Cully
Editor in Chief, Highlights for Children
"The Reading Mother" is an old poem, and I'm not sure when I first heard it. But my favorite line comes to mind whenever I see a mom reading to her child: "Richer than I you will never be -- I had a mother who read to me."
Pediatricians Call For Parents To Read Aloud To Their Children Every Day
"Even in higher-income families, many children do not experience the enhanced engagement and language-rich parent-child interactions
#DadsRead Campaign Celebrates Fathers' Efforts To Read With Their Kids
Data collected by the Pew Research Center indicates that 55 percent of moms and 45 percent of dads read to their children
6 Powerful Ideas for Reading with Kids
Co-Author of A Reason to Read: Linking Literacy and the Arts
Reading daily to our children is important for both the pleasure it brings in its own right and for the future benefits it promises for academic, professional, and even economic success. Here are few ideas for making reading an interactive journey.
Why I'll Read 20 Books Before Bedtime
mother, wife, writer
It's hard to say no when you see her eyes light up, watch her become transfixed with the stories, the artistry on the pages. When you hear new words spill out of her daily, see her comprehend and make connections. When she literally dances at the suggestion of reading.
Introducing Your Kids to Great Literature
Author, 'Dad, Tell Me a Story'
Talk to your kids about the stories you loved at their age and why. Describe the wonder you felt when you first read a favorite book and the worlds it opened for you.
Storytelling Can Help Your Children Sleep Better And Strengthen Your Family
Ana Maria Benedetti
Making children go to bed early can be a challenge for many parents, who know that a productive day at school begins with
The Littlest Critic -- What My Toddler Taught Me About Writing
Author, 'Other Waters'
Writing the first draft of my second novel as a new mom living in Nicaragua and Miami Beach, I have no workshop to instill fear, excitement and motivation in me. But I do have one vociferous little mentor: my toddler, Amalía.
Discovering the Gift of a Learning Disability
President and CEO, Safe Kids Worldwide
When I had kids, I promised myself that I would do everything in my power to encourage them to love reading. I knew firsthand that lectures wouldn't work. They didn't work on me. Instead, for the first time in my life, I embraced reading.
Episode #130 - An Author Visit to Sandy Hook
Director, Institute for Writers
Marc Tyler Nobleman had the idea for an author "talent show" for Sandy Hook almost immediately. Here is the wonderful, loving and positive result of that idea.
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