The Easiest Way to Teach your Child to Read

Teaching your child to read can be one of the most challenging and exciting times as a parent. My 4 year old will soon be going to kindergarten, but I felt he was really ready to learn to read from his knowledge of all the letters in the alphabet and the sounds they make. I…

The Best Interactive Books for Preschoolers

Through my monthly Storytime, I get to see which books children gravitate toward over others. What can happen when children interact fully with books? Children see reading as fun Children pick up new vocabulary Children want to read books over and over again. (There are so many benefits from re-reading, but we’ll get to this…

Books for Parenting

Books that Make Parenting Easier

There are so many questions that can go through your mind as a parent. Why not make some parenting issues easier? Here I’ll introduce you to books that can help with Homework, Boredom, Church, Waiting for Appointments/Restaurants, Emotional Awareness, and Potty Training. Homework Helpers Homework or help with studying can be the biggest headache. Math,…

Math Books with Usborne Books & More

Math is such a big concept and includes so many different topics. Abstract concepts like an actual addition problem using numbers and symbols like a plus sign must be combined with pictures for a visual. It’s much better to teach concrete first with pictures and later add in the numbers and number sentences. Here are…

Reusable Sticker Books

Reusable Sticker Books

Reusable Sticker books like All Better are best-sellers for a reason. Our children fall in love with them. Because children love them, it’s great to use them as a reading tool at the same time. Reread Again and Again Hold on to your boredom everyone! Reading the same book again and again can be a…

Read with Usborne

Read with Usborne Read with Usborne is a series of Early Readers ranging from Level 1-4. Parents can read these early readers with their children around age 4. Children will grow into reading these books on their own starting at Level 1. Level 1 Level 1 Readers are around a first grade level. There are…

Usborne Books & More Convention

Usborne Books & More Convention 2019

I just got from the this year’s Usborne Books & More Convention.There’s so many new feelings and friends, but I’ll get to that later. Usborne Books & More Convention 2019 Traveling to Convention Traveling to Convention was nerve-wracking and invigorating at the same time. I’d never been away for my family for more than a…

2018 Usborne Books

New Usborne Books

Fall is one of my favorite times for books and this October we have brand new Usborne books for all ages! Be sure to join my community to see some of these books LIVE. New Usborne and Kane Miller Books   Babies and Toddler Books Where’s the Little Mouse? This book is perfect for babies…

Working with schools and Libraries with EDC Publishing- Usborne and Kane Miller Books

10 ways to work with schools and libraries

10 ways to work with schools and libraries through Usborne Books & More Working with schools and libraries is one of the thrills of being and Usborne Books & More consultant. To work with school and libraries, you must become an Educational Service Representative, which takes an extra certification. Then you sign up for schools…

Books that Build Confidence

Books that Build Confidence

This month in my Community of Readers here at the Reading Scoop, we’re exploring all kinds of emotions. We’ve started with ways to build confidence with the books we’re reading. For Younger Readers Jonathan James and the Whatif Monster We all have a Whatif Monster in our lives. Miss Michelle, the author of this books…