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Weekend Links: Some Fun Possibilities for Summer Reading Booklists

Happy Sunday! Can you believe there’s only around 8 weeks of school left?! People I know (including myself) are already making summer plans and looking forward to a more relaxed pace. But parents also know that summer is prime time for the “summer slide” when it comes to reading. Scholastic has an excellent report called… Read More Weekend Links: Some Fun Possibilities for Summer Reading Booklists

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Weekend Links: Recaps and Round-ups of Summer Booklists

Happy Summer Solstice! Did anyone happen to see the Strawberry Moon? The “strawberry moon” is the first full moon we’ve had on Summer Solstice since 1948! It was truly spectacular. It’s hard to believe July is just around the corner too. Summer is flying by! Kids are loving being off of school and not having… Read More Weekend Links: Recaps and Round-ups of Summer Booklists

Summer Reading Book Adventures

Weekend Links: Keeping Kids in the Reading Habit this Summer

As usual, I have seen a TON of great activities, booklists and suggestions from other bloggers involving Keeping Kids in the Reading Habit this Summer during this last week and I’d like to share my favorites with you today.  Enjoy! 8 Tips to Prevent the Summer Reading Slide at Growing Book By Book 24 Books That… Read More Weekend Links: Keeping Kids in the Reading Habit this Summer

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There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly by Simms Talback {Guest Post by Hannah Rials}

Guest Post by Hannah Rials Every mother and grandmother have heard the poem of the old woman who swallowed the fly. It is ridiculous of course, but how can you help but share this enjoyably silly poem with your children? Simms Talbac’s Caldecott Honor books brings life to this crazy old woman with her crazy… Read More There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly by Simms Talback {Guest Post by Hannah Rials}

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WEEKEND LINKS-Build a Summer Reading List So Kids Can Discover our World

The Internet is just a buzzin with planning, thoughts and activity prep for the upcoming summer reason. If you are like me, this time of year when school and is ending and summer is beginning is met with with a mixture of excitement and dread. Excitement for all the fun family plans, adventures and travel… Read More WEEKEND LINKS-Build a Summer Reading List So Kids Can Discover our World

Summer Reading Book Adventures

Stand Tall, but Read All Around! Book Review and Activity {by Shannon Medisky}

Can you believe school is DONE?!!? Ack! Now everyone is kicking into “summer reading gear” and Jump Into a Book is no different. This year I decided to “mix it up” a bit and invite some of the many amazing bloggers and reading/play advocates that I know to stop by and share their knowledge and… Read More Stand Tall, but Read All Around! Book Review and Activity {by Shannon Medisky}