The Next Great Book: How to Get Boys to Read Books

Posted by on May 19, 2014.

Boys with books

The last time I was volunteering at a book giveaway, where we let each child in the school pick out a new, free book to take home, I had several middle school aged boys say to me “There’s nothing here I want.” Or “I don’t see anything I like.” It’s times like that I try not to deflate like a balloon.

Feb. 21 Friday Links Library

Posted by on February 21, 2014.

Good morning!

Here are some stories we liked this week:

“Love cracks the code, creates curiosity, sustains attention and eventually lays knowledge at their feet as they become independent readers.