Neil Gaiman: Why our future depends on libraries, reading and daydreaming | Neil Gaiman
Neil Gaiman...on point, as always. "The simplest way to make sure that we raise literate children is to show them that reading is a pleasurable activity. And that means finding books that they enjoy, giving them access to those books, and letting them read them."
Phonics books for various vowel teams - The Measured Mom
Teach ow words, oi and oy words, and many more phonics patterns with these free printable phonics books!
Beyond Elephant and Piggie: Funny Early Readers
Very, very funny early readers. Books for beginning readers, reluctant readers and kids who just want a good funny book to make them laugh! You won't want to miss these. Click through to see the whole list. Not just Elephant & Piggie books.
Printable leveled book list - The Measured Mom
This is SO helpful! Print this list of leveled books for parents so they know what books to look for at the library. #booklist #booksforkids #kindergarten #firstgrade #secondgrade
Reading Doesn't Need to Be Taught - How Unschoolers Learn to Read | Happiness is here
It is commonly accepted that children should be taught how to read. But what if that is not the case? What if learning to read is as instinctual as learning to talk? What if teaching children to read is actually … Continue reading →
10 Little-known Advantages of Dyslexia
Buffer Did you know researchers have found that self-made millionaires are 4 times more likely to be dyslexic than the rest of the population? While the school years can be a difficult time for dyslexic learners, their exceptional gifts and talents have made them some of the most successful people in the world- outside the […]
Learning to Read for Kids | Learn to Read with Phonics | Free Trial
Reading Eggs is the online reading program that helps children learn to read. Hundreds of online reading lessons, phonics games and books for ages 2–13. Start your free trial!
The benefits of reading at every stage of a child’s development are well documented. Happily, raising a reader is fun, rewarding and relatively easy.