Tag Archives: Picture books

Between the Bookends: 8 Books We Read in September 2018

Between the Bookends: 8 Books We Read in September 2018

With our children back in school for a new year of learning, Sophie, Kay, Lisa, and Rebecca share some of their latest reads. Read More

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Taming ‘The Snurtch’

Taming ‘The Snurtch’

Sean Ferrell’s picture book ‘The Snurtch,’ rather than being another “scapegoat imaginary friend” story, validates the experiences of kids who struggle to keep their emotions in check, opening up discussions to get help. Read More

Using Books to Ignite Your Child’s Imagination

Using Books to Ignite Your Child’s Imagination

As a bookworm and homeschooling mom, I absolutely love a good read aloud. I always know I’ve picked a good one when my children reenact the book once the book has ended. Together, they travel to a world of play and imagination. The story fuels their interactions and sparks their creativity.

I thought it would be fun to share three of our family’s recent favorites. These read alouds are fairly new to us, and yet already well-worn. Each of these titles ignite creativity and imagination in my children. I hope your children love them too! Read More