How can you make a child want to read? What are the different types of reading motivation? In this post, we'll explore these questions and more.
It's the habits you create and stick to that lead to long-term success. In this post, uncover 10 tips to cultivate a reading habit in your kids, to help them become life-long readers.
What makes an avid reader? We've uncovered the 8 major reasons why bookworms love to read.
In this post, examine some key questions surrounding why some children are avid readers and others are not, and whether readers are made or born.
In this blog, we share our thoughts and experience on how holiday assigned reading - in spite of its countless benefits - can dampen a child's enthusiasm for reading.
We've had a couple of reading a-ha moments lately that I just had to share. While my older guy has gotten hooked on The Hunger Games trilogy (he's reading Mockingjay at the moment), and finishes any book he starts whether he enjoys it or not as a matter of principle, my younger guy often flits [...]
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 [...]
The system worked. The deal was simple: boys, you want to watch TV, play your video games, borrow my iPhone, fine. But you have to read, too. At *least* an equal amount of time. That's how Reading Rewards was born, and it was a very simple system that worked brilliantly. They wanted to watch TV, [...]
So I'm facing a little dilemma here, and a little unsure about what to do. My younger son discovered the Harry Potter books in the fall, and devoured the first 2 very quickly. Then came Christmas, and his birthday, and although he was still only on book 3, we decided to buy him all 7 [...]
Continuing on from my earlier post about Books Boys Love... I've been compiling a list of popular books from our Reading Rewards website that were read (and enjoyed!) primarily by boys. If you're looking for great book recommendations for boys, you might want to consider some of these titles! Eragon (Inheritance) Christopher Paolini Amazon puts [...]