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Toddlers

Toddlers and Early Literacy Skills

Long before your child begins to read, she’ll develop pre-reading skills that set her up for early literacy skills and future reading success. Believe it or not, some of these skills emerge during the toddler years. While the toddler years are often characterized by chasing down new runners, picking up dropped (or thrown) food, and […]

Parenting

Reading Harry Potter

We’ve spent every evening for the last two months reading Harry Potter. You’d think we’d be finished by now, but we have a rule that when someone talks, we stop reading and go to sleep. It’s taking a while to get through the book. I obviously have two talkers.