Reading to your children can make them independent readers by teaching them to be independent thinkers first.
Missing the cut for the soccer team and the life lesson it teaches kids.
My love affair with libraries remembered with a peek at the returns cart at my kids’ elementary school library.
Science of circuits and electricity for elementary school kids with games, experiments, videos, books and detailed explanation including vocabulary.
I met children’s book author Jarrett Krosoczka on a Live Chat at the Random House Read and Play Community and we had fun joking about more funny-but- difficult to pronounce authors.
New picture book reviews by my 7-year-old son in first grade.
These books for kids to read on crabs are spreading egregious misconceptions that crabs are cranky. I intend to stop this bad press!
Music to my ears. A father wants to know which chapter books would be great readalouds to his two young girls.
To celebrate Earth Day, I am giving away 6 earth-friendly non-fiction picture books for kids.