reading to kids

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Children have so much external stimulus thrown at them daily, that they are starting to lose the excitement that a traditional
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It literally has a picture of her car with a ladder strapped to the top. This book is for the sociopath in all of us: Love
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Hutton presented the new results at the Pediatric Academic Societies annual meeting in San Diego on Saturday. The researchers
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We were about a third of the way through The Hobbit when my 9-year-old asked skeptically, "Mommy, where are the girl characters?"
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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.
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Morning Breakfast: It can be a real challenge to concentrate on your work when your stomach is grunting. In fact, research
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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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Reading brings many benefits for kids: it helps them expand, organize and get to know their environment and the world around them.
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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.
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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.
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"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."
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As for parents, High said they should remember the so-called "5 Rs" of early education: reading with their children daily
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"[Tom and I] started asking around, and found that most of our friends had similar experiences. Everyone admitted that while
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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.