Tag Archives : Non Fiction

Should Kids Believe Everything They Read?


Should kids believe everything they read?  Well in this book the answer is no!  Each chapter shares three stories, two are true and one is a lie.  Each story sounds a bit unimaginable, but they include data and photos so they must be true, right?  This is a wonderful opportunity to help kids become critical readers of information, and learn…

Athletes Were Once Kids Too


With the Olympics around the corner, this is a time when kids (and maybe a few adults) start to fantasize about being an elite athlete.  I remember Nadia Comaneci and her perfect 10.  Yes, I was going to be next celebrated female gymnast.  The fact that I couldn’t do a cartwheel was not at all relevant to my impending greatness.…