Reading Readiness-Is your child ready to learn how to read?

Although many wonderful and exciting things are happening around our house lately (hmmm, like making preparations to move to HAWAII!!! — click here to learn more about our moving situation), perhaps the most exciting item of interest is the fact that Emma, my 5 year old, is on the verge of reading. As an early-childhood … Read more…

Connection Alphabet…an alphabet set any kid will love! PLUS a Picmonkey Giveaway!

Our oldest daughter Emma knows most of her letters and about half of the corresponding sounds.  While working with the letters she doesn’t know, I noticed that they all have something in common, or rather a lack of something in common.  Those letters mean absolutely nothing to her. She quickly learned the letters “e”, “m”, … Read more…