I decided that for Earth Day I wanted to treat my Muslim children to some new literature and to ask… Read more Which Young Children’s Books for Earth Day?
With the beautiful Spring UK weather lately – nicely timed with school holiday time – our indoor reading slots have… Read more Sinhala Am I Small? and Sikh Vaisakhi
As a parent I am frequently asked to allocate temporary roles to young children in order to resolve minor conflicts… Read more Learning from Buddhist Teachers and Stories
Just before Passover began this year I was fortunate to meet with some Jews who introduced me to the Passover… Read more Discovering Passover and Haggadah with Sammy Spider
During my junior childhood years the headmaster at school often told stories during assemblies. I loved to listen to his… Read more Listening To Inspiring Jewish Tales for Children During Passover
With the Christian celebration of Easter approaching I decided to delve into our copy of Stories That Jesus Told. Why… Read more What Christian Stories Can Muslims Read for Easter?
Spring is very much under way where I write from (UK). Seedlings are showing, spring flowers opening, and birds are… Read more A Mix of Fiction, Creative Non-Fiction, and Information Books for Springtime
My children and I have wanted to grow plants from seeds and saplings for a long time. As the adult,… Read more Two Black Role Models and the Picture Books that Invited Me to Join Their Stories
Have you witnessed a young child counting from one to twenty and improvising during the teens? “Fourteen, fifteen, eleventeen, twelveteen.…”… Read more Black History Month – Historical Slavery and Prejudicial Unfairness
Alhamdulillah my pre-reading children love listening to their parents read stories – and they love listening good audio books too.… Read more Noor Kids and Introducing Comic Style Literature To Pre-Readers