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Wanda is a little girl with a big beautiful head of hair. While her mother thinks her hair is 'strong and beautiful like the clouds", Wanda is scared the children at school will laugh at her and her teacher will say it is "a bird's nest". How can she learn to love herself?
Congratulations! Your child is entering the magical world of books and will hopefully become a lifelong reader. All children learn at their own pace and encouragement and practice are vital right now. Learn what three things you should NOT say to a child learning to read.
Rafe Khatchadorian is the unlikely hero of the Middle School series about an 11 year old boy who takes on rules, bullies and boredom and wins. Well, he might not always win, but he has a lot of fun in the process! Perfect for reluctant readers and anyone who enjoys adventure, humour and The Diary of A Wimpy Kid.
When children get inspired to write their own stories, this is the book you can steer them towards. Growing writers will love the write-in spiral bound style which they can take wherever they go, and it has prompts, tips and a story writing tool kit to help them learn to write their own stories.
While the benefits of reading to children are well documented, some parents dread reading time. Usually it's at the end of a long day and children know how to drag it out until you're crying at the thought of reading one more Disney Princess book. Or answering...