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audio books

I’ve been a fan of audio books since way back when I first started teaching and it was the ‘trend’ to use listening posts (i.e. students listen to story on headphones whilst following individual copies of the printed text) as part of literacy group activities. 337 more words

Books And Activities

Help Children and Soldiers: Donate Your Used Books!

Libraries in every state, and every county, throw out thousands of books every single year. This is a necessary and important part of maintaining a healthy library. 285 more words

Book Review Blog

Furry Friends Help Kids Strengthen Their Reading Skills

There are few things in the world that I love as deeply as I love animals and children’s literacy. Well, books in general, I suppose. 353 more words

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Latest book loot

Our little home library is steadily growing, here are a few titles we’ve picked up this week…

Chu’s Day

written by Neil Gaiman / illustrated by Adam Rex… 183 more words

Books And Activities

Fabulous Chinese New Year News from Room to Read!

As you all know, I’m a very proud Writer Ambassador for Room To Read. Here is a special message from them this Chinese New Year! Please make sure to show Mum and Dad. 70 more words

For Teachers, Mums and Dads - a special plea!

As you’ve probably gathered, I’m a huge fan of reading and writing, and I’m especially passionate about getting kids OFF digital games and toys and INTO books! 71 more words

Children's Literacy: Why It Matters, and How You Can Help

It’s pretty safe to say that it’s common knowledge, even if some dislike it, that reading is incredibly beneficial. The majority of adults who are avid readers started at reading at a young age. 432 more words

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