Posted in November 2009

Why Read Aloud to Children?

from the Family Literacy Foundation Why Read Aloud with Children? Studies prove that the most important thing adults can do in preparing young children for success in school and reading is to read aloud with them. Many doctors believe that a child that has never had the experience of being read to is not a fully … Continue reading

A Thanksgiving Prayer from Marian Wright Edelman

Marian Wright Edelman is President of the Children’s Defense Fund whose Leave No Child Behind® mission is to ensure every child a Healthy Start, a Head Start, a Fair Start, a Safe Start and a Moral Start in life and successful passage to adulthood with the help of caring families and communities. This is a … Continue reading