Reading with Expression: And the PERFECT books to help you do so!

If you missed the post all about this 4 part series, click here to see what I'm up to. If not, welcome to my first easy tip to help boost early reading skills: Reading with Expression! Reading is supposed to be fun, and this tip is one of the best ways to make it more … Continue reading Reading with Expression: And the PERFECT books to help you do so!

Mr. Snitzel’s Cookies – Grit – and giving back

Ok guys, this one is special. So many things have been going on in our lives lately, and my brain has been in a million different places every day. With so many things happening in the news and so many things happening in our own lives, it is sometimes difficult to focus. So, I have … Continue reading Mr. Snitzel’s Cookies – Grit – and giving back

Lift-the-Flap General Knowledge and Incorporating Nonfiction Into your Child’s Regular Reading Diet

My teacher world and my parenting world have been colliding quite a bit lately. I am reading a book about reading (I know how nerdy can I be?!) right now for school, and it has inspired me to make some changes in what I read with the boys as well. Just in case you are … Continue reading Lift-the-Flap General Knowledge and Incorporating Nonfiction Into your Child’s Regular Reading Diet