How to Raise a Reader

How to Raise a Reader


  • Author: Pamela Paul & Maria Russo
  • Release Date : 2019-09-03
  • Genre: Parenting
  • File Size: 96394574 Bytes


An indispensable guide to welcoming children—from babies to teens—to a lifelong love of reading, written by Pamela Paul and Maria Russo, editors of The New York Times Book Review.   Do you remember your first visit to where the wild things are? How about curling up for hours on end to discover the secret of the Sorcerer’s Stone? Combining clear, practical advice with inspiration, wisdom, tips, and curated reading lists, How to Raise a Reader shows you how to instill the joy and time-stopping pleasure of reading.   Divided into four sections, from baby through teen, and each illustrated by a different artist, this book offers something useful on every page, whether it’s how to develop rituals around reading or build a family library,...

How To Raise A Reader

How To Raise A Reader


  • Author: Kevin Chong
  • Release Date : 2018-01-05
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • File Size: 468751 Bytes


How do you raise a child to be an enthusiastic and consistent reader? Getting your child to feel passionate about books can be easier said than done. Videogames, computers, ipads, cellphones and other modern gadgets sometimes gets in the way and make it hard for children to concentrate on reading. But there's no need to rush things. Research shows that children aren't ready to learn the mechanics of reading until when they reach age 5. So, getting hold of phonics workbooks or reading software is unnecessary as it could be too much for her to handle which will turn her off from reading. That doesn't mean you can't help to lay the foundation for your child's love of reading. Learn to cope with her own pace of learning....

How to Raise a Reader

How to Raise a Reader


  • Author : Pamela Paul
  • Publisher : Workman Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-09-03
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781523508525


How to Raise a Reader Book Description :

An indispensable guide to welcoming children—from babies to teens—to a lifelong love of reading, written by Pamela Paul and Maria Russo, editors of The New York Times Book Review. Do you remember your first visit to where the wild things are? How about curling up for hours on end to discover the secret of the Sorcerer’s Stone? Combining clear, practical advice with inspiration, wisdom, tips, and curated reading lists, How to Raise a Reader shows you how to instill the joy and time-stopping pleasure of reading. Divided into four sections, from baby through teen, and each illustrated by a different artist, this book offers something useful on every page, whether it’s how to develop rituals around reading or build a family library, or ways to en...

How to Raise a Reader

How to Raise a Reader


  • Author : Pamela Paul
  • Publisher : Workman Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2019-09-03
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781523505302


How to Raise a Reader Book Description :

An indispensable guide to welcoming children—from babies to teens—to a lifelong love of reading, written by Pamela Paul and Maria Russo, editors of The New York Times Book Review. Do you remember your first visit to where the wild things are? How about curling up for hours on end to discover the secret of the Sorcerer’s Stone? Combining clear, practical advice with inspiration, wisdom, tips, and curated reading lists, How to Raise a Reader shows you how to instill the joy and time-stopping pleasure of reading. Divided into four sections, from baby through teen, and each illustrated by a different artist, this book offers something useful on every page, whether it’s how to develop rituals around reading or build a family library, or ways to en...

How to Raise a Reader

How to Raise a Reader


  • Author : Elaine K. McEwan
  • Publisher : Baker Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0801011841


How to Raise a Reader Book Description :

Offers advice for parents who have a reluctant reader, including how to encourage children, how to assess current reading level, and what types of reading material to use...

Raising Readers

Raising Readers


  • Author : Megan Daley
  • Publisher : Univ. of Queensland Press
  • Release Date : 2019-04-02
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780702263620


Raising Readers Book Description :

Some kids refuse to read, others won’t stop – not even at the dinner table! Either way, many parents question the best way to support their child’s literacy journey. When can you start reading to your child? How do you find that special book to inspire a reluctant reader? What can you do to keep your tween reading into their adolescent years? Award-winning teacher librarian Megan Daley, the passionate voice behind the Children’s Books Daily blog, has the answers to all these questions and more. She unpacks her twenty years of experience into this personable and accessible guide, enhanced with up-to-date research and firsthand accounts from well-known Australian children’s authors. It also contains practical tips, such as suggested reading l...

Raising a Reader
Score: 3
From 2 Ratings

Raising a Reader


  • Author : Jennie Nash
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release Date : 2013-07-30
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781466850088


Raising a Reader Book Description :

What were my kids born to do? That is the question I hope to help them answer. And because reading is the thing I love most, it's only natural for me to hope it will become something they love, too...The trouble is that reading is a particularly slippery passion to want to pass along because it's a skill most parents would agree their children have to master, to one degree or another. --from Raising a Reader Can passion be passed along from parent to child? Can you, in other words, make someone love baseball, ballet or books? Of course you can't - but that doesn't stop parents from trying. Jennie Nash was one of those parents - a parent so obsessed about getting her kids to read that her desire sometimes strayed into desperation; her hope often becam...

How To Raise A Reader

How To Raise A Reader


  • Author : Kevin Chong
  • Publisher : Lulu Press, Inc
  • Release Date : 2017-12-24
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781387422579


How To Raise A Reader Book Description :

How do you raise a child to be an enthusiastic and consistent reader? Getting your child to feel passionate about books can be easier said than done. Videogames, computers, ipads, cellphones and other modern gadgets sometimes gets in the way and make it hard for children to concentrate on reading. But there's no need to rush things. Research shows that children aren't ready to learn the mechanics of reading until when they reach age 5. So, getting hold of phonics workbooks or reading software is unnecessary as it could be too much for her to handle which will turn her off from reading. That doesn't mean you can't help to lay the foundation for your child's love of reading. Learn to cope with her own pace of learning....

Llama Llama and the Bully Goat
Score: 4.5
From 5 Ratings

Llama Llama and the Bully Goat


  • Author : Anna Dewdney
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2013-08-06
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780698140639


Llama Llama and the Bully Goat Book Description :

Llama Llama likes to sing. Gilroy laughs at everything. Llama sings out just the same. Gilroy says a not-nice name. Teacher has some things to say: calling names is not OK. Llama Llama is learning lots of new things at school and making many friends. But when Gilroy Goat starts teasing him and some of their classmates, Llama Llama isn't sure what to do. And then he remembers what his teacher told him—walk away and tell someone. It works! But then Llama Llama feels badly. Can he and Gilroy try to be friends again? Taking on a difficult but important part of children's lives, Anna Dewdney gives readers a way to experience and discuss bullying in a safe and comforting way....

Raising Kids Who Read
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Raising Kids Who Read


  • Author : Daniel T. Willingham
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-02-24
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118911587


Raising Kids Who Read Book Description :

How parents and educators can teach kids to love reading in thedigital age Everyone agrees that reading is important, but kids today tendto lose interest in reading before adolescence. In Raising KidsWho Read, bestselling author and psychology professor Daniel T.Willingham explains this phenomenon and provides practicalsolutions for engendering a love of reading that lasts intoadulthood. Like Willingham's much-lauded previous work, WhyDon't Students Like School?, this new book combinesevidence-based analysis with engaging, insightful recommendationsfor the future. Intellectually rich argumentation is wovenseamlessly with entertaining current cultural references, examples,and steps for taking action to encourage reading. The three key elements for rea...

Unscripted
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Unscripted


  • Author : Nicole Kronzer
  • Publisher : Abrams
  • Release Date : 2020-04-21
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781683358244


Unscripted Book Description :

A funny and timely debut YA about the toxic masculinity at a famous improv comedy camp Seventeen-year-old Zelda Bailey-Cho has her future all planned out: improv camp, then Second City, and finally Saturday Night Live. She’s thrilled when she lands a spot on the coveted varsity team at a prestigious improv camp, which means she’ll get to perform for professional scouts—including her hero, Nina Knightley. But even though she’s hardworking and talented, Zelda’s also the only girl on Varsity, so she’s the target for humiliation from her teammates. And her 20-year-old coach, Ben, is cruel to her at practice and way too nice to her when they’re alone. Zelda wants to fight back, but is sacrificing her best shot at her dream too heavy a price ...

How to Raise a Brighter Child
Score: 3
From 2 Ratings

How to Raise a Brighter Child


  • Author : Joan Beck
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2001-02-21
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780743417426


How to Raise a Brighter Child Book Description :

THE LATEST STUDIES PROVE SOONER IS SMARTER How much is a child capable of learning before the age of six? What happens to a child's brain during the preschool years when the body is growing so rapidly? How can working parents make sure their children are getting enough mental stimulation? Should parents help a youngster learn to read before he or she starts the first grade? How can parents safely use computers and the Internet as early learning tools? Is a child's intelligence level actually fixed for life by inherited genes? You'll find the answers to these and hundreds of other vital questions in this revised and updated edition of this classic parenting guide. How to Raise a Brighter Child incorporates groundbreaking scientific findings on brain d...