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Learn how your child can improve their reading skills by using these simple and useful tips.

What Skill is Most Important For a Student Just Learning To Read?

As a parent, you already know how important reading is for your child. Reading ability is a key factor in everything from kindergarten readiness to solving word problems in math class. But do you know what skill is most important for a student just learning to read? There are several factors that impact a

Celebrate "Read Across America Day"

Fun Activities to Celebrate “Read Across America Day”


Every year at the beginning of March, children across the country kick-off “National Reading Month” by celebrating the birthday of the beloved Dr. Seuss and the many characters that have been immortalized in his children’s books across the globe. Here are some Read Across America activities to help get the

A mother sits in front of the fireplace with her two daughters wrapped in a blanket and reading snow stories

Snow Stories for Snowy Days

For many of us, the winter season means cold weather. Wind, sleet, snow, ice—we can expect to deal with it all at some point.  Whether you enjoy sledding, snowshoeing, or simply building snowmen, there’s plenty of fun to have in the snow. However, there will also be times that you just want to stay warm

girls reading in front of a bookshelf

Ask the Expert: How Books Can Treat Growing Pains

Being a child is sometimes tough. As children develop emotionally, they sometimes face conflicts that we, as adults, have long forgotten. Overcoming insecurities, abandoning fears, and learning how to interact with peers often present challenges that children have a difficult time verbalizing and coping with on their own. Books can often be invaluable in assisting