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The Best Literature-Based Kids Shows

If you are searching for the best literature-based kids shows, chances are you just need a break. I am a huge propotent of making books available for your kids to explore and reading aloud with your kids, but you know what? Sometimes, we need TV! Even if it is just for a few minutes. In… Continue reading The Best Literature-Based Kids Shows

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Top 10 Book Series for Read Alouds

Check out my top 10 book series for read alouds. These series are perfect for the classroom or just to read together as a family. Last week, I posted about 10 simple ways you could help your children stay engaged with reading over the summer. On my list, I suggested that families get into a… Continue reading Top 10 Book Series for Read Alouds

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100+ Must-Have Tools to Teach Biblical Truth

Looking for the best list of must-have tools to teach biblical truths to your children? You've come to the right place! As Christian parents and teachers, the most important thing we can teach our children is the truth of Scripture. Check out this variety of amazing tools to teach God's Word to your children in… Continue reading 100+ Must-Have Tools to Teach Biblical Truth

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19 Best Mentor Texts for Teaching Writing

When teaching writing, mentor texts are everything! Students need to see and read real life examples of writing to learn how to become a better writer themselves. These are the best mentor texts that I have found for writing. Some stories are funny, some are inspirational, and others are informational books that give practical tips… Continue reading 19 Best Mentor Texts for Teaching Writing

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16 Best Picture Books About Libraries

Because of National Library Week, I began thinking about the best picture books about libraries that I can use to teach my children everything there is to know about this wonderful institution! These picture books allow you and your children to explore the history, activities, organization, and diversity of libraries around the world. The Librarian… Continue reading 16 Best Picture Books About Libraries

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15 Tools to Celebrate Easter

As April dawns, we look excitedly towards Easter, a time of celebration for our risen Savior! What an opportunity to teach our children about the gift that Christ gave us through His sacrifice on the cross! This year, whether you add to your existing traditions or start new ones, be sure to grab one of… Continue reading 15 Tools to Celebrate Easter

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The Essential Picture Book List for Spring

As the first day of spring approaches, many of us wait in anticipation to get outside and finally enjoy the warmth that the season will bring us! The world around us will begin to come alive and blossom with new life. What an excellent time to explore the outdoors! As winter fades into spring, pick… Continue reading The Essential Picture Book List for Spring

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12 Must-Read Books about Women of Faith

I have a daughter . . . and as I stop and consider Women's History Month, I think about the stories of amazing women that I want to tell her. While there are incredible female athletes and brilliant female scientists who have challenged the norm and reached new heights of achievement, who's story do I… Continue reading 12 Must-Read Books about Women of Faith

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Top 10 Books to Read for St. Patrick’s Day

Can you believe that it is March already? I certainly can't! However, I am excited to dive into all of the amazing Irish folktales and St. Patrick's Day stories over the next couple of weeks. I hope you will join me! Head to your local library or follow the link to get these amazing books… Continue reading Top 10 Books to Read for St. Patrick’s Day

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20 Books to Read on Valentine’s Day

In a little over a week, it will be Valentine's Day! For our children, Valentine's Day is the day to celebrate friendship, kindness, and the love of family. In the days leading up to Valentine's, head over to your local library and check out a few of these sweet, festive picture books to read with… Continue reading 20 Books to Read on Valentine’s Day