Author: Joyce Grant

15-min. ideas On the Internet

Make a word search

There are lots of free, online sites that will let you make a fun word search puzzle. They’re great for car rides, snow (or rainy) days, or any time when your kid says “I’m bored!” And of course, they’re terrific for literacy because the more exposure kids have to words, […]

Reading theory

Letters can get kids reading

Getting letters in the mail — snail-mail — can be a great way to get kids interested in reading. With email and texting, kids rarely receive actual mail any more. But we all remember how much fun it is to get an envelope that’s addressed to us. (In fact, even […]