Life Doesn’t Frighten Me by Maya Angelou – a Poem and Art for Young Children

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Ava Can Read! Rock N’ Learn Sight Word DVD Collection Review

  I received The Rock N’ Learn DVD Collection in exchange for an honest review.  The opinions stated herein are 100% my own.       This year, we have been working really hard with Ava on Math and Reading – I guess the two most important things when a child is in Kindergarten.  In Read the full article…

Enjoy Reading, Enhance Learning and Have Fun with the Bright Connection Fun Package at Educents

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Princess Fables Book Blast with $50 Amazon Gift Card or Cash Giveaway

  About the Book Title: The Princess Fables | Author: Marc Clark | Illustrator: Eric Hosford | Publication Date: December 5, 2013 | Publisher: Seven C’s Productions | Pages: 115 | Recommended Ages: 3+ Summary: The Origins of THE PRINCESS FABLES: When the author’s daughter was just beginning the first grade, she was not happy Read the full article…

The Trees Have Hearts – Multicultural Kid-Lit Review

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Carlo The Mouse Book 1: Too Many Rules for One Little Mouse

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How I Make Learning How to Read Effortless and Fun

      The Suzuki Method   The Suzuki Method is a method of learning how to play a musical instrument – developed by Japanese violinist Shinichi Suzuki.  One thing he taught is that if you instill the desire to learn, the child take the steps to reach his/her goals.    I have seen it.  Before Read the full article…

Fox Talk Educational Book Review – A STEM Activity & $25 Cash Giveaway

About the Book Title: Fox Talk Author: L.E. Carmichael, PhD Book Designer: Michael Penman Illustrator: Jody Bronson Photography: Brian Dust Publication Date: August 8, 2013 Publisher: Ashby-BP Publishing Pages: 62 Recommended Age: 8+   Summary When you talk to a dog, does the dog talk back? Many people think so. But for a long time, Read the full article…

Julie Black Belt Picture Book Review to Celebrate Multicultural Kid Lit Day and Chinese New Year

  I received this book free from Immedium publishers in exchange for an honest review for Multicultural Kid Lit Day. Despite that, all the opinions stated herein are 100% my own.   Julie Black Belt: The Kung Fu Chronicles Title: Julie Black Belt: The Kung Fu Chronicles Author: Oliver Chin Illustrator: Charlene Chua Publication Date: Read the full article…