reading suggestions

Tweet I stumbled upon what is perhaps the greatest work of literature ever found. It’s better than any self-help book and only takes 10 minutes to read. When life throws me a curve ball and when I’m about to tear my hair out, I turn to this simple beautiful story. It’s changed the way I […]

Tweet After the kids went home that day, I pored over all of the books I had in the classroom. I was surprised and amazed to discover that I didn’t actually have a shelf of “Tommy Burgers.” Many of my favorite books were among the books on the shelves! I found Island of the Blue Dolphins, Bridge […]

Tweet One of the easiest tricks to getting your kid to read and keep reading is finding them a series. Once they find one you’re talking about hundreds, maybe even thousands of unexplored pages. So here’s a list of four series that will keep your kid hooked. Diary of a Wimpy Kid – The story […]

Tweet Olivia, by Ian Falconer Olivia is a sassy, energetic little pig who is a singer, a painter, and a mischief-maker. Join her on her adventures! Corduroy, by Don Freeman A stuffed bear comes to life in a department store, and goes on a search for his lost button. A little girl finds him, buys […]