Posts Tagged ‘learn to read’

Principal Raises Money To Buy Shoes For Entire School After Seeing Kids’ Tattered Footwear

At the heart of a great education are great teachers. And sometimes a great teacher goes above and beyond the call of duty in helping her or his students. This educator proves some of the most important lessons aren’t academic. Nissa Ellet, principal of Heth-Washington Elementary in Indiana, became concerned for her students after noticing that many of them owned…

Meal Idea for Kids: 10 Minute Veggie Pizza

As children learn to read, write, and gain the skills necessary to be successful in life, it’s up to adults to make sure their bellies are full of nutrient-rich foods.  Sometimes these meal ideas for kids need to be prepared in a flash – that’s why our friends at Super Healthy Kids are sharing this 10 minute veggie pizza! Here’s…

Stationary bike helps kids read, get fit

Kids have a lot of energy and it’s often found to be beneficial for them to move as they learn.  Now, teachers in Florida have found a way for kids to get exercise while they learn to read.  Here’s more about this unique “ride and read” initiative: ORLANDO, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35 ORLANDO) – As the wheels turn in the…

Classic Reading Instruction Isn’t Enough. Here’s why:

The patented “6-SIM” Six Skill Integrated Method developed by Dr. Marion Blank has been awarded multiple times for the advantages it provides over classic teaching methods and this mom was the latest to find out why. Here’s what she has to say about our unique approach: “Reading Kingdom uses a very different approach from the typical phonics or whole language…

Children’s Adventure Book: The Great Unexpected

Sharon Creech author of The Great Unexpected brings to life a magical story of wonder, bravery and connection. Melissa Gaynor, Sweet on Books reviewer tells us more: What You Need to Know: • Using magical realism, two stories of love and loss are separated by years and miles until the tiny threads that bind them are carefully sewn together. • The…

Self-Esteem Websites Lingo Likes: STOMP Out Bullying

We sent Lingo on a journey through the web to find the best sites to help put an end to bullying. Upon our mascot’s return, we were lucky to learn about STOMP Out Bullying™. Here’s more information about them from their website:   STOMP Out Bullying™ is the leading national anti-bullying and cyberbullying organization for kids and teens in the U.S….