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5 Reading Tips You Must Read

There are more people in the United States that can read and don’t than those who are illiterate (To Read or Not To Read- National Endowment for the Arts, 2007). Why?

Fact: Less than 1/3 of 13 year olds … (continue reading)

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Halloween Ghoulish Reading Fun!

Stepping Stones Together was on WGN news at 9 Friday, October 29, 2010, as 'Chicago's Very Own'.

Stepping Stones Together makes literacy and teaching your child to read motivational for your new reader. In 5 steps, 15 minutes a … (continue reading)

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Don’t Miss ‘Chicago’s Very Own’ Live Coverage of Stepping Stones Together!

Stepping Stones Together has been working hard to empower parents and caregivers with the resources to help their young children with early literacy skills. A big thanks to all our patrons, company partners, and the wonderful bloggers who have … (continue reading)

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Top Family Vacation Idea: Teach, Bond, and Create Memories

This weekend I was fortunate enough to vacation with my husband. This unfortunately happens infrequently! We stepped away from our busy lives leaving technology, work, and kids behind to rekindle our relationship as a couple driving to a part of … (continue reading)

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5 Tips: Unlocking The Doors to Reading Comprehension

I am guilty of rushing through story time in bed X3 with each of my 3 children. The routine of putting kids to bed can sometimes feel like that last 3.2 miles of a marathon. You are past exhausted and … (continue reading)

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Top 5 Tips for Reading Comprehension

Top 5 Necessary Steps for Kindergarten- 3rd Grade Reading Comprehension

I’ve been there! It may seem like an eternity of frustration, taking steps forwards and back, but eventually our children become readers. Unfortunately, not enough emphasis is placed on understanding … (continue reading)

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The Art of Storytelling- 5 Tips to Get Started With Young Children

Do all children love being read to by their teacher, a parent or caregiver? Many children are captivated by a great book. Others squirm as they share, “I can’t see the picture!” However, many children miss out on the great … (continue reading)

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