How does one help reluctant readers pick a book they won't want to put down? Here are my top tried and tested ways to get your kids reading.
Guest post by Alissa Sklar. Alissa Sklar is the mother of 3 daughters, a freelance writer for Montreal Families Magazine and other publications, and an Assistant Professor of Communication Studies at Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec. My three daughters are voracious readers. Now that might be a strange way to start a blog on a [...]
Sometimes, it feels like you're banging your head against a wall trying to get those kids of yours to read. Do you want my advice? Don’t bother. Here are my top 5 reasons why your kids should stay away from books. The more kids read, the more they know. Seriously, who wants kids to know [...]
So I admit it. It makes me more than a little envious when a friend of mine 'complains' about how much her 11-year old son loves reading, how he's just tearing through books faster than she can buy them for him. Big books, too. 500-page books that even I might gawk at. "I catch him reading under [...]