reading with kids

  1. Books

    10 Best read-aloud books to help your kid succeed in school

    For the first time in its history, the American Academy of Pediatrics is making a literary statement.
  2. K-12

    10 Best magazines for kids

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    Sure, our kids can do all of their reading on a hand-held device if we let them. But then they'd never experience the joy of getting...
  3. Parenting

    Police summoned to stop teens from reading

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    An Idaho teen distributes a banned book for free, and parents call the police on her. How does this even make sense?
  4. Family Fun

    10 Best scary stories for kids

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    Remember those spooky stories from your childhood? Looking back, they weren’t really that scary — but they were a staple around the...
  5. Parenting

    6 Ways to boost your baby's vocabulary

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    Even the most well-intentioned parents may not know how important it is to build their babies' vocabulary during the first few years...
  6. School & Education

    Best chapter books to excite young readers

    Unlike the storybooks on which young readers cut their teeth (perhaps literally), chapter books contain fewer illustrations and are...
  7. School & Education

    8 Ways to encourage reluctant readers

    Reading habits established early in a child's life will continue into adulthood, and children who learn to enjoy reading usually...
  8. Family Fun

    Bookboard: Instant books for kids on your iPad

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    Is a book still a book when it’s on your iPad? With Bookboard you can stream a new bedtime book every night if you wish...
  9. Family Fun

    Catch up on children’s classics this summer

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    Ahhh… summer. It’s the perfect time to slow down, unwind a bit and indulge in some much-needed relaxation. It’s...
  10. Books

    Easter round-up: Best books for kids

    Who says your child's Easter basket can only be stuffed with chocolate bunnies and marshmallow eggs? Why not put some fun books in...
  11. School & Education

    Benefits of chapter books for young readers

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    Helping your children become avid readers is one of the most important things that you can do to help them succeed. Whether you are...
  12. How-Tos

    How to start a reading routine

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    Now that school is back is session, your kids will probably be reading more than they were in the summertime, but continuing to read...
  13. Tips & Advice

    Who should read bedtime stories? Mom or Dad?

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    More and more studies are showing that dads who read are making a big impact on their kids — not only reading out loud to...
  14. Family Fun

    New children’s books for summer

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    These new and exciting books for 2012 will make a great addition to your child’s summer reading collection. Encourage a summer of...
  15. Parenting

    Preschool story time: 5 Classic must-reads

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    If you teach your children to love reading at an early age, there’s a good chance they’ll have a hobby for life. Curling up with a...
  16. K-12

    Best book series for young readers

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    Elementary school kids themselves chime in with their favorite book series and why they love them.
  17. K-12

    Resistant readers and the parents who love them

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    Not all children think they love reading and many kids would rather do anything but sit down with a book.
  18. Mother's Day

    7 Story-time favorites for newborns

    Sure, newborns don’t quite understand language yet, but they do know your voice. After they’ve been carried around in the womb for...
  19. School & Education

    Top 10 Dr. Seuss books

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    Theodor Seuss Geisel, under the pen name of Dr. Seuss, wrote and illustrated 46 children's books that have become all-time favorites...
  20. K-12

    Why you should read to your baby

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    Babies are the cutest little sponges in the world and they respond amazingly well to being read to. Here is why experts recommend...