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Writing Tips and Resources for Kids and Budding Authors

Young authors publishing books is becoming more and more frequent these days and it makes me VERY happy to see this. Jump Into a Book/Audrey Press’ own intern, Hannah Rials is a great example of this accomplishment. Hannah was actually 12 years old when she first started penning her YA thriller, Ascension, and achieved her… Read More Writing Tips and Resources for Kids and Budding Authors

Thoughts on Books

It’s all in the Re-telling: Story Re-telling Activity for Young Readers

As many of you know, I am a great believer in reading aloud to children. But there is another skill which leads to their language development that doesn’t get discussed or encouraged as often as I’d like. It’s the skill of having your child re-tell the story back to you. This activity allows them to… Read More It’s all in the Re-telling: Story Re-telling Activity for Young Readers

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Poems in Your Pocket & Reluctant Reader Tip # 2

  April is National Poetry Month and today, April 18th is Poem in your Pocket Day. Do you like secret little messages tucked into quiet little places like your pocket or lunch pail? My children love this and today we are sharing with classmates, friends, and neighbors alike a little rolled up poem to keep in… Read More Poems in Your Pocket & Reluctant Reader Tip # 2

Thoughts on Books

Accelerated Reader-Help or Hindrance?

  At Jump Into a Book we are dedicated to creating fun reading-based activities and adventures for children, families, and all who love books from “our” favorite children’s books. We strive to help children pull books off shelves and adventures off pages. But sometimes this involves asking hard questions, and today is no different. Today… Read More Accelerated Reader-Help or Hindrance?

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Book Nooks & Reading Spaces. Where Do You “Snuggle Up With a Book?”

  Sometimes …   …we see or read wonderful articles from fellow momprenuers and bloggers that inspire our own experiences and thoughts. I definitely had a “ooohhhhh…ahhhhhh” moment when I read a recent issue of Laurie Turk’s Tip Junkie about Creating Kids Book Nooks. Don’t you just want to crawl inside with a book? It… Read More Book Nooks & Reading Spaces. Where Do You “Snuggle Up With a Book?”