Monthly Archives: April 2014

April 20 Books

The boys liked a bunch of books from this week.  Some fiction and some non-fiction so there was a bit of variety this time.

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Books on Tape/CD

My eldest has “story packs” that he receives from school.  He brings them home and they contain a book, puppet of some sort, and a journal.  Well, he brought home one the other day and it also contained a tape … Continue reading

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April 13 books

This week I’m featuring one of my favorite authors for older babies and toddlers:  Leslie Patricelli. We love all the books we have by her and even my big boys love listening to them again and again and laugh out … Continue reading

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Three Ways to Read

When I was a teacher it used to absolutely break my heart to hear my students tell me they couldn’t read (or write).  Let me tell you something….kids don’t think those kind of things unless someone has told them that … Continue reading

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April 6 Books

My boys had several favorites this week…although I have to say, none of them was really my favorite.  Nelly May was pretty cute and my boys laughed and laughed.  The Nowhere Box was sweet as well and promoted my kids’  imaginations. … Continue reading

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Again???

Sometimes my boys bring me a book to read and I cringe because I’ve read that book a million times! But what I should do is cheer! (Ok…maybe we won’t go that far.) Rereading books is amazing for kids for … Continue reading

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