Raising Star Readers - Bookology Magazine https://www.bookologymagazine.com Children's Literature Wed, 15 Jan 2020 12:33:39 +0000 en-US hourly 1 69996714 Ann Angel and Her Reading Team January 2020 https://www.bookologymagazine.com/article/angel_jan_2020/ https://www.bookologymagazine.com/article/angel_jan_2020/#respond Tue, 07 Jan 2020 13:00:52 +0000 https://www.bookologymagazine.com/?post_type=article&p=20782

Raising Star Readers relishes this chance to catch up with Ann Angel and her multigenerational Reading Team. For this entry, Ann was especially focused on how the words and visual art in picture books lead kids to think and to dream. Here’s how Ann describes it: Long before I had kids and grandkids, I thought I’d grow up to be a visual artist.… more ]]>
https://www.bookologymagazine.com/article/angel_jan_2020/feed/ 0 20782
Anita Dualeh and Her Reading Team December 2019 https://www.bookologymagazine.com/article/dualeh_dec_2019/ https://www.bookologymagazine.com/article/dualeh_dec_2019/#comments Wed, 11 Dec 2019 13:21:28 +0000 https://www.bookologymagazine.com/?post_type=article&p=20606

Raising Star Readers is delighted to introduce a new Reading Team, one that highlights how rewarding it can be to continue a practice of reading aloud with children as they grow older. Anita Dualeh’s Team includes her sons Adam, age 12, and Caleb, age 9. As Anita explains, “While I encourage independent reading, I believe reading aloud is equally important, and for every age.… more ]]>
https://www.bookologymagazine.com/article/dualeh_dec_2019/feed/ 2 20606
Constance Van Hoven and Her Reading Team October 2019 https://www.bookologymagazine.com/article/van_hoven-2/ https://www.bookologymagazine.com/article/van_hoven-2/#respond Tue, 08 Oct 2019 12:00:39 +0000 https://www.bookologymagazine.com/?post_type=article&p=20082

This addition to Raising Star Readers features the theme “If you read it, they will come.” As Connie (Gigi to her grandchildren) explains: “Our reading team hit a bump in the road! On a recent trip to Colorado, I introduced the picture book Grumpy Monkey (written by Suzanne Lang and illustrated by Max Lang) to Priya (now 2½) and Nikhil (now 10 months).… more ]]>
https://www.bookologymagazine.com/article/van_hoven-2/feed/ 0 20082
Brenda Sederberg and Her Reading Team September 2019 https://www.bookologymagazine.com/article/brenda_sederberg_september_2019/ https://www.bookologymagazine.com/article/brenda_sederberg_september_2019/#respond Thu, 26 Sep 2019 12:00:18 +0000 https://www.bookologymagazine.com/?post_type=article&p=19996

Bookology readers first met Brenda Sederberg’s Reading Team partner Sylvie when she was only two days old. At that time the two were sharing one of their very first read-alouds. Now Gram and Sylvie have had the chance to share a whole wonderful year of reading together! To celebrate Sylvie’s first birthday, Brenda is highlighting the three books that have become Sylvie’s favorites over that special year.… more ]]>
https://www.bookologymagazine.com/article/brenda_sederberg_september_2019/feed/ 0 19996
Deb Andries and Her Off-to-School Reading Team September 2019 https://www.bookologymagazine.com/article/deb_andries_2019-09/ https://www.bookologymagazine.com/article/deb_andries_2019-09/#respond Thu, 05 Sep 2019 22:45:05 +0000 https://www.bookologymagazine.com/?post_type=article&p=19822

Starting kindergarten is a special time, and it’s really special when you get to read books with Grammy to get you ready! For this addition to our Raising Star Readers feature, we’re delighted to once again be showcasing Deb Andries, a National Literacy Consultant who lives in Wisconsin, and two of her grandchildren, who are both starting kindergarten this fall.… more ]]>
https://www.bookologymagazine.com/article/deb_andries_2019-09/feed/ 0 19822