crazy for birds

Pre-K

Growing Reader

Tween

Printables and Activities for Bird Lovers

We've rediscovered the joy in birdwatching over the last few weeks and find it's a great activity to do with kids! Keep the fun going with these printables and activities, from coloring sheets to step-by-step instructions for making a bird feeder.

Best Grown-Up Reads April 2020

Grown-Up Reads

The Best Grown-Up Reads of April 2020

April's picks feature empowering reads for moms and moms-to-be, unexpected love stories, captivating novels about family and community, and some light philosophizing about apocalypses.

mothers day

Baby & Toddler

Pre-K

Growing Reader

14 Books That Celebrate Mothers

The unbreakable bond between a parent and child is one of the strongest forces in nature. This Mother’s Day, we …

star wars

Pre-K

Brightly Storytime Flip-Along: Star Wars: A New Hope

In this Brightly Storytime — flip-along edition — your little ones can relive (or experience for the very first time!) the beloved world of Star Wars, as Luke Skywalker leaves home to battle the evil Empire alongside Princess Leia and Han Solo.

Teacher-Appreciation

Pre-K

Growing Reader

Tween

Fun and Easy Printables for Teacher Appreciation Week

It's Teacher Appreciation Week! Show your child's teacher how much they mean to you both with these sweet and simple printables.

positive thinking

Tween

10 Positive Thinking Reads for Tweens

No two of these books tell the same story, but they all promote the value of a positive outlook ­— whether through seeking connection, embracing a challenge, processing grief, or weathering life-upending change.

positive thinking

Growing Reader

7 Picture Books for 6- to 8-Year-Olds That Encourage Positive Thinking

These seven picture books will inspire growing readers to stay positive and always look on the bright side of things.