Back to School

We bet you are a little like us and getting in the swing of a new school year! It’s the smell of brown paper bag lunches, eraser marks, and pencil shavings. There is lots of excitement for children and parents alike, but also a good deal of anxiety. Will my child make friends? How will their grades be? How can I support them at home?

To reduce some of this anxiety and promote literacy we want to offer a FREE download: 100 Tips for Beginning Readers. These tips cover the essentials of learning to read; from understanding the connection between letters and the sounds they make, to being able to answer questions about key parts of a story. One of the most important things you can do for your child is shared, interactive reading. As you explore these tips and activities together, you’ll make reading a positive, joyful experience.