Raising A Reader

Raising A Reader Today’s tip for Raising A Reader is to: Find the genres and topics that interest your children.  Let them pick books out to read! They usually know what they like. If not, start with their hobbies and talents. Children will easily get bored and disinterested if they are reading things they aren’t …

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Raising a Reader

Raising a Reader Today’s tip for raising a reader is a great one! It’s something I have always done, and it’s easy! It can be a little tricky to keep track of sometimes, but it’s worth it! In my house it is absolutely necessary because my boys read so much that I could not afford …

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Raising a Reader

Today’s tip for Raising A Reader is to: Have The Kids Read Books At Their Reading Level If a book is too difficult to read then it will not be enjoyable and the child will not understand what he or she is reading. If the child spends the whole time sounding out words then her …

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Raising a Reader

Raising a Reader I recently read Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl. I LOVE that book! Anyway, as I was reading I noticed that the Oompa-Loompas sing this song: “The most important thing we’ve learned, So far as children are concerned, Is never, NEVER, NEVER let Them near your television set– Or better still, …

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The Book Whisperer: Awakening the Inner Reader in Every Child

The Book Whisperer: Awakening the Inner Reader in Every Child by Donalyn Miller Summary: Donalyn Miller is a dedicated teacher who says she has yet to meet a child she couldn’t turn into a reader. In The Book Whisperer, Miller takes us inside her 6th grade classroom to reveal the secrets of her powerful but …

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