I was recently on a plane, sitting next to two young kids. They looked to be about three and six years old. Soon after we all got settled into our seats, their mom handed each of them a tablet. The kids plugged in their headphones […]
Month: June 2015
Rachael Walker, our dear friend at Reading Rockets, has lots of resources and ideas to help encourage kids to learn, read, and have fun this summer. Start with a Book, features 24 kid-friendly themes, like dinosaurs, building, animals, sports, superheroes, music and more! Each theme […]
The pages of these Parents’ Choice Award winners practically turn themselves. The War that Saved My Life, The Missing Pieces of Me, Black Dove, White Raven, One Thing Stolen, The Water and the Wild, The Cottage in the Woods and Some Kind of Magic. […]
If you’re headed Home By Trolley Past Thimbledon Bridge, keep an ear out for Trombone Shorty. He’s no longer The New Small Person and he knows how to Telephone. In other words, the latest Parents’ Choice Award-winning Picture Books are utterly delightful.