INSIDE: 5 Reasons Fairy Tales are Good for Children Ancient mythology and Aesop’s Fables certainly have their rightful place of importance in literature, but fairy tales offer something a little different to a child's development. While there are some lovely fairy tale adaptations both on paper ... Read More about 5 Reasons Fairy Tales are Good for Children
INSIDE: Easter Project Ideas for Rechenka's Eggs We love books that tell a great story and provide the opportunity for a child to learn something new. One of the best Easter books for this is Rechenka's Eggs written and illustrated by Patricia Polocco. It tells the sweet story of Babushka who ... Read More about Easter Project Ideas for Rechenka’s Eggs
Inside: Five Great Audio Book Classics for Families Audio book narrators have a tough job. They have to communicate the words of a story in a vibrant way without going over-the-top with character voices. They attempt to engage listeners with the right amount of enunciation but in an unobtrusive ... Read More about Five Great Audio Book Classics for Families
INSIDE: What is Learning Through Literature? We are made for stories. Storytelling flows through every known culture, past and present, like a lifeline. It's a foundational way of imparting values and traditions. It’s how human beings connect deeply to the abstract. What is Learning ... Read More about What is Learning Through Literature?
INSIDE: 50 Great Books for Kids that Every Home Should Have A book list is a complex organism. It seems like it should be easy enough: select the best books within a defined category. While defining the category might be simple, defining the word great…well, that’s another animal ... Read More about 50 Great Books for Kids That Every Home Should Have