A HOMER member wrote in asking about how they could make pet ownership a positive experience for their kids. Keep reading to see what Peggy, HOMER’s Senior Director of Learning and Curriculum Design had to say!
February is Black History Month. It’s a time to remember the past and pay tribute to the heroes who paved the way for change. It’s also a great time to introduce your child to books that show a diverse cast of characters living life and telling their stories. Keep reading for our pick of age-appropriate books that can help teach your child about respect and empathy for themselves and for others in the world.
Roses are red, violets are blue. We love tongue twisters, we hope you do too!
This Valentine’s Day, we wanted to share one of our great loves – tongue twisters! Keep reading to discover four funny valentine tongue twisters and our insights into how they can help your child learn to read.
Playdates can be stressful. They are a great way to get your kids interacting with other kids. They give you a chance to connect with other adults. However, they can be stressful. Since it’s Galentine’s day, we wanted to give you our tips and tricks for taking the stress out of playdates. Organize a playdate with your favorite gal pal and their child, and use these tips this weekend!
As a parent, you know that learning to read helps your child’s academic success. That’s not the only reason to encourage your child to read — reading is one of the great joys in anyone’s life. That, in and of itself, is a reason to encourage your child to read! Keep reading for our tips on how you can encourage your child to love books.