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Growing Reader

Tween

Summer Reading Challenge for Kids — 2018 Edition

Filled with inspiring ways to play, learn, and explore this summer, our checklist of 20 interactive challenge ideas makes reading a fun adventure for kids.

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Just For Fun

Thank You, Teachers Everywhere

Teachers do not solve all of their students’ problems. What they do is infinitely greater: They give children hope, a sense of self, and the all-important realization that their struggles, whatever form they take, will not diminish their potential.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Tween

Magical Kids’ Books About Unicorns

Whether you’re looking for a magical tale to read to your toddler or something to feed your tween’s imagination, there is a fantastic unicorn-inspired tale for your family.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Compare and Contrast: How to Use Books to Teach Children Comparative Thinking

Starting at a young age, we can nurture children’s comparative thinking with books, ratcheting up the level of difficulty as they grow in age and developmental ability.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Goldfish on Vacation Leads Children on an Unexpected Journey Connecting Generations

Some books make you curious and lead you down a rabbit hole of learning and research — as was most definitely the case when my daughter and I read this one.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

How Movies Can Help Young Children Enjoy Classic Books

Parents aim to provide their kids with the most enriching experiences possible, which often includes finding alternatives to screen time. …

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All Ages

Reflecting on the Magic of Oh, the Places You’ll Go!

One father rereads Dr. Seuss’s Oh, the Places You’ll Go! and reflects on what makes the classic book such a lovely choice for babies, graduates, parents, and everyone in between.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Amy Krouse Rosenthal’s Most Wonderful, Whimsical Children’s Books

We’ve compiled a list of what we consider the essential Amy Krouse Rosenthal for your reading pleasure. We hope you love them as much as we do.

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Growing Reader

Books for Advanced First and Second Grade Readers

These books are wholesome enough for a 6- or 7-year-old but also offer depth and complexity that make them thought-provoking for advanced readers.

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Baby & Toddler

Pre-K

The Most Lovable Spot Books for Little Readers

With decades’ worth of titles from which to choose in the Spot series, there’s a sweet, cuddly canine tale to suit any little reader’s mood, season, or life experience.