Children and teens are reading less than ever before and proficiency is stagnating. In this infographic, explore these trends and uncover new ways to encourage children and teens to read.
About a year ago, my family and I discovered Geocaching, an amazing outdoor activity that teaches kids to read... maps, that is! We had heard about it from various people, and thought we'd give it a try one fall weekend when heading out for hike. Our kids generally love the outdoors, but the idea of [...]
As soon as the first stars began to appear, and to the sound of my daughter reciting 'Star Light, Star Bright', the kids started pointing their devices at the sky and excitedly began to call out the names of the different constellations as they identified them. Amazing!
As a child, Easter was always one of my favorite holidays. We used to spend it with some great family friends in Massachussetts, who happened to have a huge yard on the edge of a forest. Our parents used to prepare amazing Easter hunts for us, hiding eggs and chocolates all over the place. The [...]