Tricia Goyer has issued a challenge to parents this summer: Read and let your kids see you read! Inspire your kids to enjoy good books by being an example of reading. Tricia co-wrote Lead Your Family Like Jesus and it is full of wisdom that will help you grow spiritually and be intentional with your…
Bragging on the Birthday Boy
I have to seriously brag on my big boy today…
Four Things to Remember When Teaching an Early Reader
When my son Jonathan was about three and a half, he started showing an interest in reading. He knew all his letters and most of their sounds. He would flip through books and “read” the ones he’d memorized or make up the story for those he didn’t know. And then, he started asking to learn to read.
Help! My Early Reader Has Hit a Reading Wall
I have an early reader. At just over three and a half years old, Jonathan showed an interest in learning to read. Within one month of starting to sound out words, he was reading at an early first grade level. Fast forward about a year to age four and a half. Jonathan now reads at…
Fall Into Reading 2011 – A Recap
Fall Into Reading 2011 was a serious win! I finished all of the books on my list except Habakkuk, which I’m about half way through and will finish soon. Go take a look at my full Fall Into Reading 2011 list.