Why Harry Potter Books are Great for School-Aged Readers

Why Harry Potter Books are Great for School-Aged Readers

My favorite book series to read is undoubtedly, the Harry Potter series. Even as an adult I was intrigued by this story of an orphaned school-aged boy who on his 11th birthday learned that he had a gift that set him apart from his peers. Harry soon discovered a world...
Let’s Read Together! 5 Ways to Make Story Time Fun

Let’s Read Together! 5 Ways to Make Story Time Fun

Within their first year, your child will begin to recognize and form their first words, recognize forms in pictures, and develop crucial language skills. Telling stories has been a part of society since the dawn of time, and story time is just as important to the...

So You Want to Help Your Preschooler Learn to Read

As a speech-language pathologist I find that it is helpful if parents are aware of some of the early reading or “pre-literacy” skills that children must develop before they can become an effective reader. Below are a list of some of the expectations from the Ontario...