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What is literacy for Mummy?

Teaching the FUNCTION of literacy is a great place to start with young ones.  Learning the letters is not anywhere on Master2’s radar but he IS very excited to help ‘write his name’ on his banana for daycare. 45 more words


Explore Memphis & Avoid the Summer Slump

Dear Friends,

A century’s worth of research backs the problem commonly known as the summer slump.

The problem in a nutshell is that children who do not read or engage in educationally enriching activities during the summer can lose  up to a third of the reading progress they made during the school year. 170 more words