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My daughter and I at the Northland Public Library sleepover in 2012.  Picture courtesy of TribLive.

Summer Reading: Great Library Activities

I’ve previously written about some great kids’ book series as well as some of our family’s favorite single books for kids.  Still need some ideas to get your kids interested in reading?  Here are three more ways to get the whole family involved through your local library. Battle of the Books This program is usually aimed at […]

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Book Review: My Preschooler Loved “ABC See, Hear, Do: Learn to read 55 words”

Literacy has always been my passion. I’ve always been moved by written expression and am definitely a lifelong learner. It’s truly why I wanted to and became a teacher. When I first started teaching, I loved kindergarten because it was in those early literacy moments where light bulbs began to go off and connections were […]

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My Toddler’s Five Favorite Books

  One of our favorite things to do throughout the day, and before bed, is to read books. My daughter has a bunch of books, but she always pulls out her favorites right before bed. After our nightly Bible story we always read a few (or all) of the following books:     1: Pat […]

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