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Story Time Books – 4/5/14

A gorgeous day for sharing stories! Books: Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin, Jr. Hooray For Fish by Lucy Cousins The King, The Mice and the Cheese by Nancy … Continue reading

April 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Story Time Books – 3/15/14

Parents often ask me why I repeat books during story time. An excellent question with a very simple answer. It makes it easier for kids to learn the stories. That’s … Continue reading

March 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Taking A Page From The Screen

Jim Trelease’s treatise is a treasure trove of timeless tips. (Say that ten times fast!) The Read-Aloud Handbook is as relevant today as it was when it was published more … Continue reading

March 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Story Time Books – 3/8/14

Was it only yesterday when my 3-year-old son was sitting cross-cross-applesause in front of me as I read his favorite books from home? Before we left our house and headed … Continue reading

March 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

A Wealth of Words

  “The Reading Mother” by Strickland Gillian You may have tangible wealth untold: Caskets of jewels and coffers of gold. Richer than I you can never be- I had a … Continue reading

March 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Story Time Books – 3/1/14

I started Kiddos and Books as a gift to the community, a way to bring parents and kids together through a shared love of reading. This morning, it was wonderful … Continue reading

March 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Story Time Books – 2/22/14

After story time last Saturday, a parent asked me whether I thought it made sense to take a 6 month old to Paris.  I instinctively answered, “Good God No!” Her … Continue reading

February 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

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