4 Reasons to Read Books in a Series

During my eleven years in the classroom, I encountered all sorts of readers. One of the common themes I noticed with those who loved books was many of them were reading a…

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Fairy Tales From Around the World

Fairy Tales are magical. That’s what we love about a story; something that draws us in and allows us to escape reality. When we’re little, these stories excite our creative minds and…

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Books for Back to School [6th – 8th Grade]

It’s finally time for the school year to begin! Our backpacks are filled with fresh supplies and hopefully that includes a good book. Are you looking for the right story to put…

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Resources for Online & at Home Learning with Usborne Books & More!

We want to help by offering supplemental materials for online and at home learning with Usborne Books & More! With this pandemic still underway, many parents are facing the hard decision of…

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More Meaningful Book Discussions

When students are asked to craft their own thoughts, questions, and epiphanies (TQE), they are encouraged to think outside of the box; beyond what they may be comfortable doing on a regular…

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9 Inspirational Reading Activities for Kids During the Coronavirus Pandemic

These are uncertain times and many families are finding themselves playing the role of teacher for their kiddos. Here are nine ideas that you can use to keep them engaged in literary experiences during the Coronavirus pandemic.

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