Posts Tagged ‘tips for reading to children’

Bedtime Stories for Kids: Interrupting Chicken

Interrupting Chicken by David Ezra Stein is one of those bedtime stories for kids that will surely have your children smiling as they fall asleep.  Melissa Gaynor from Sweet on Books explains why: What You Need to Know: • What a cute chicken and a fun bedtime story – your listener will be laughing before they’re sleeping! • Underneath the…

Ask Reading Kingdom: Tips for Reading to Children

Reading to children is essential when teaching to read.  It’s important to avoid the common pitfalls, but equally important for adults to know the best tips for reading to children.  Alexandra (parent) asks: ”Reading to young children: What do you think parents and caregivers need to know? I would love to hear your thoughts.”   Dr. Marion Blank, the creator…

3 Tips for Making the Most Out of Bedtime Reading

Bedtime reading! It’s one of those wonderful routines enjoyed by parents and children alike – a time to unwind, enjoy resting together while taking in the phenomenal world of stories. When practiced regularly, it’s an invaluable experience linked to success in school. Here are some tips for making the benefits of this lovely ritual even greater. 1. Go Beyond Known…