March 6, 2018

4 Ways to Celebrate Women’s History Month

Ride a bike! American women’s rights leader Susan B. Anthony said, “Let me tell you what I think of bicycling. I think it has done more […]
February 28, 2018

Read Across America Day

“You’re never too old, too wacky, too wild, To pick up a book and read with a child. You’re never too busy, too cool, or too […]
February 16, 2018

8 Fun Facts For President’s Day

Here are 8 fun facts for President’s Day: Up and away. The aircraft that carries the president of the United States is known as Air Force […]
February 9, 2018

8 Winter Olympics Numbers You Should Know

The 23rd Winter Olympics take place February 9 through February 25, 2018, in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Wow your friends with these facts: (1) Country with most […]
February 9, 2018

10 Fun Facts from Past Winter Olympics

The 23rd Winter Olympics will run February 9 through February 25, 2018, in Pyeongchang, South Korea. To help you get ready for the big event, here […]
February 9, 2018

Happy Chinese New Year!

In China, other Asian countries, and in communities of Asian people around the world, people are celebrating what they consider to be the most important holiday […]
February 6, 2018

Fiction or Nonfiction: What Should Children Read?

Teachers, librarians, and experts in child development agree that the more children read, the better readers and learners they can become. But we all know that […]
January 29, 2018

Why do we celebrate Valentine’s Day?

As February 14 approaches, shops are filled with heart-shaped boxes of chocolates, lovey-dovey greeting cards, and bunches of red and pink flowers, reminding us that it […]
January 22, 2018

Developing Good Readers

For many years, educators tried to determine reading readiness—that is, when children were ready to learn how to read. They believed that visual and listening abilities, […]
January 19, 2018

Why do people give gifts?

For many people, February 14, Valentine’s Day, means giving or getting a bouquet of flowers, a box of candy, a romantic greeting card, or some other […]