We recently checked this book out from the library - I'm not sure who picked it out, because when it comes to my 4-year-old, it's a big hodge-podge of stuff she likes the covers of and things my husband or I intentionally seek out for her. However we got our hands on it, I'm glad … Continue reading A Rock Can Be… – Picture Book review!
Inspired by the season (and notwithstanding last year's similar post - I guess I'm predictable), I thought I'd share my two favorite Dr. Seuss quotes: Then the Grinch thought of something he hadn't before! "Maybe Christmas," he thought, "doesn't come from a store. Maybe Christmas...perhaps...means a little bit more." - How the Grinch Stole Christmas … Continue reading My Favorite Dr. Seuss Quotes
So I've talked before about the importance of kids' books for teaching language to children, but there's also a lot to be said for using literature to transmit values. I believe we need to be intentional about what we read to our children. By this I am referring both to what we choose to read … Continue reading Reading to kids – it’s also about values