7 Reasons Why Wordless Picture Books are so Powerful Wordless picture books are often quickly dismissed as being too easy. But they are a powerful tool in developing literacy skills. The Importance of Wordless Picture Books Why does everyone go Read More … ….
Key Reasons It Is Important To Read Aloud Books Read aloud sessions are a wonderful way for children to understand the connection between written text and spoken language. You can model reading habits and strategies, reading fluency, tone and eye Read More … ….
The Best Caring Resources To Use In The Classroom A caring and compassionate attitude evolves through being in an environment of kindness and being on the receiving end of caring actions. Browse through a growing collection of caring resources for Read More … ….
20 Charming Children’s Books for Valentine’s Day Love comes in many forms, romantic and platonic, happy and sad. These books for Valentine’s Day celebrate love in the form of friendships, school crushes and family relationships. Children’s Books About Love According Read More … ….
17 of the Best Books Promoting Chinese Culture for Kids These picture books about China are a wonderful way to promote Chinese culture for kids. They bring the culture and traditions of China alive for your students. Chinese Culture for Read More … ….
16 Books Illustrating How Chinese New Year is Celebrated Using these books about Chinese New Year is a great way to introduce children to how Chinese New Year is celebrated and the customs and traditions of this exciting celebration. Explore Read More … ….
Discover the Benefits of Picture Books for Older Readers There is a perception that illustrated books are only for young children, but many authors create them for older children too. Read on to discover the literacy benefits of picture books Read More … ….
Why Rereading is an Important Reading Strategy for Comprehension There are many advantages to rereading books including increased vocabulary, comprehension skills and confidence building. Find out why rereading is an important strategy for reading comprehension, particularly for struggling readers. Rereading Read More … ….
6 Great Strategies for Teaching Reading to Children The strategies for teaching reading in this post highlights positive ways to support a child’s reading development, including reading in a less pressurised environment, praising children when they succeed, and also their Read More … ….
40 of the Best Picture Books About Friendship Friendships help us develop trust, compassion and a sense of belonging. These picture books about friendship offer discussion starters for positive & good-natured friendships. Your students will see characters who share, cooperate Read More … ….
32 of the Best Books for Balanced Children Explore illustrated balanced books for children to see characters struggling with a balanced life but also learning how to bring this balance in their life. Homework, social media, junk food and extracurricular Read More … ….
6 Powerful Strategies on How to Choose Books to Read Children who choose their own books have an early advantage. It helps them make independent choices, develop literacy likes and dislikes and understand their own reading ability. Explore different independent Read More … ….
The Best Cause and Effect Books and Resources Using cause and effect books with great illustrations in your classroom or school library helps students develop a deeper understanding of how one action affects the next. Scroll down for a growing Read More … ….
Entertaining Cause and Effect Activities Your Students Will Love Hands-on activities to support children’s understanding of cause and effect. Teachers know cause and effect is not always the easiest concept to teach. Scroll down to explore some fun and practical Read More … ….
20 of the Best Gardening Books for Children This post describes the many benefits of having children involved in gardening. Explore a list of wonderful fiction and non-fiction gardening books for children to promote a love of nature. Gardening Books Read More … ….