Browsing Tag: reading with kids

6 Ways to Help a Reluctant Reader

Some children take to reading really quickly and love it almost instantly. Others are less motivated and seem to take an instant dislike to reading.  So what can you do as a parent to help a reluctant reader?  How can you best support them and ensure that they learn to read as quickly as possible […]

10 ways for Helping kids learn to read as a parent

To me the process of helping kids learn to read, as a parent, is both amazing and down right torturous.  It is amazing seeing the development and progress sometimes on a daily basis as they connect the dots and work out the code of the English language, but hearing them read is often torturous at […]

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The 5 best books to read to toddlers

The best books to read to Toddlers; these are ones you will both enjoy! I love to read and have gotten so much joy from books over the years.  Some of my fondest memories are of my dad enthusiastically playing all members of the Famous Five as he read to us at night. I wanted […]

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My First Touch and Find Books – Review

Please note that we were gifted two of the My First Touch and Find Books Series for the purposes of this review, but as ever, the opinions given are honest and all mine! One of my little ladies’ favourite things to do is sit with me and look at books.  They are fascinated by the […]