Posted in High School Religion

The Light of Tara – A Novel about St. Patrick

The Light of Tara is a work of historical fiction about St. Patrick #teens #YA #CatholicFiction

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Posted in Book Reviews

Answering God’s Call

Teen Eve Donahue’s lonely existence changes in an instant when visions of a mysterious stranger haunt her. Certain God is calling her for a mission, she bravely says yes and begins her quest to meet this young man.

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Posted in Practical Tips

The Gift of Reading Aloud

Reading aloud can create a time set aside in your day when your relationship is nourished. #reading #parenting #homeschooling

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Posted in Resources

The Value of Read-Alouds

Ever wonder which educational activity will bring you and your family the most enduring and impactful results? Reading aloud to our children can bless them beyond measure, now and throughout their lives.

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Posted in 1st grade 2nd grade 3rd grade Book Reviews Kindergarten

New Picture Book Bio of Beverly Cleary

Beverly Cleary is best known as the author of over forty children’s books such as Ramona the Pest and The Mouse and the Motorcycle ,…

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How to do Active Reading with your Young Child
Posted in Kindergarten Practical Tips Preschool

How to do “Active Reading” with your Young Child

Reading to your child from the time he or she is born is a wonderful, rewarding activity. Not only does it serve as an opportunity…

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The Other Side of Freedom
Posted in 5th grade 6th grade 7th grade Book Reviews

Fascinating Historic Teen Fiction

The Other Side of Freedom by Cynthia T. Toney In case you’re not familiar with Cynthia T. Toney, this very talented writer is the author…

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Awakening - New Catholic YA Novel
Posted in Book Reviews

A Unique Twist on the Passion Story

Awakening by Claudia Cangilla McAdam Awakening is one of those books that is hard to set aside. You just can’t help but continue to flip the…

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The Locket's Secret
Posted in 6th grade 7th grade 8th grade Book Reviews English

A Sweet Yet Powerful Story of Confronting Loss

The Locket’s Secret by K. Kelley Heyne The Locket’s Secret is a sweet yet powerful story about dealing with tragedy. This wonderful book for middle…

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Whyand How You Should Read Aloud to Your Children
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Why and How You Should Read Aloud to Your Children

Reading aloud to your children can help “build a child’s vocabulary, sow the seeds of reading desire, and help kids continue to love books well…

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