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Voice Dream Reader App

Who doesn’t have a smartphone these days?  Even many kids have access to tablets, iPods, and iPhones.  One amazing app that is available from iTunes is called Voice Dream Reader.  While the app is slightly pricy, it will be a valuable tool in encouraging reading in your children. What is Voice Dream Reader? Voice Dream Reader is an app that allows you to upload

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Online Reading Games for Parents and Kids

I recently discovered a fun website for teaching and reviewing some important reading concepts.  Blue Ribbon Readers was designed by PBS and Penn State University to help parents teach literacy to their children.  The site uses games and lessons to cover 7 different reading strategies. Questioning Cube – This game has a short story for your child to read.  After reading the story, the

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