Book-Inspired Gift Guide

Unique Gift Ideas for Girls

Are you looking for unique gift ideas for your children? Are you looking for gifts that will inspire your children to read and play? Welcome to Simply Literature's gift guides! These beautiful, literature-inspired gift guides are perfect for any occasion! Each guide includes corresponding literature to fit the theme and open-ended toys that will support… Continue reading Unique Gift Ideas for Girls

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Unique Gift Ideas for Artistic Kids

Are you looking for unique gift ideas for artistic kids? Are you looking for gifts that will inspire your children to read, play, and explore the things they love? Welcome to Simply Literature's gift guides! These beautiful, literature-inspired gift guides are perfect for any occasion! Each guide includes corresponding literature to fit the theme and… Continue reading Unique Gift Ideas for Artistic Kids

Book-Inspired Gift Guide

Unique Life Skill Gift Ideas for Kids

Are you looking for unique life skill gift ideas for kids? Are you looking for gifts that will inspire your children to read and play? Welcome to Simply Literature's gift guides! These beautiful, literature-inspired gift guides are perfect for any occasion! Each guide includes corresponding literature to fit the theme and open-ended toys that will… Continue reading Unique Life Skill Gift Ideas for Kids

Book-Inspired Gift Guide

Unique Imaginative Play Gift Ideas for Kids

Are you looking for unique imaginative play gift ideas for kids? Are you looking for gifts that will inspire your children to read, imagine, and explore? Welcome to Simply Literature's gift guides! These beautiful, literature-inspired gift guides are perfect for any occasion! Each guide includes corresponding literature to fit the theme and open-ended toys that… Continue reading Unique Imaginative Play Gift Ideas for Kids

Book Lists

Heartwarming Children’s Books for the Autumn Season

As the seasons begin to shift and the days become cool, settle in with these heartwarming children's books for the autumn season. Your children will appreciate the cozy moments together as you read and explore all that is to come during fall. If You Go Down to the Woods Today Enjoy this beautifully illustrated seek-and-find… Continue reading Heartwarming Children’s Books for the Autumn Season

Reading Tips

Why Reading Fluency Matters

When teaching a child how to read, it's important to understand why reading fluency matters to the overall process. Let's start by understanding the wholistic approach to teaching reading. The Wholistic Reading Approach Learning to read is so much more than just decoding words. As parents and teachers, we need to help our children learn… Continue reading Why Reading Fluency Matters

Reading Tips

Constructing Background Knowledge

A Wholistic Reading Approach Constructing background knowledge is one of the foundational skills of the wholistic reading approach. Check out this post to read about how to teach reading in a wholistic, well-rounded way. What is background knowledge? Background knowledge is the information you already know about a topic that you can apply to a… Continue reading Constructing Background Knowledge

Book Lists

Top 10 Picture Books About Growth Mindset

Are you looking for a fun way to teach your kiddos about tackling problems and growing through the challenges? Check out the top 10 picture books about growth mindset! "Growth mindset" is a big buzz phrase in the educational world . . . but what are we really talking about? Resilience. All throughout our lives,… Continue reading Top 10 Picture Books About Growth Mindset

Book Lists

15 Picture Books About Kindness

If you are looking to teach your children about how to treat others, here are 15 picture books about kindness! Kindness is important for all relationships whether children are building friendships, building community in the classroom, or simply learning to be kind to their siblings. Want to teach children all about kindness? Skip the lecture,… Continue reading 15 Picture Books About Kindness

Book-Inspired Activities

Create Your Own Constitution

As we approach the Independence Day, create your own constitution with your family or your class. I believe it is important to talk with children about the importance of our constitution created by our forefathers. According to the Miriam-Webster dictionary, constitution is defined as "fundamental principles on which an organization agrees to be governed." Our… Continue reading Create Your Own Constitution