Literacy Lava 4 is Here!

I am so excited to share this fabulous FREE e-zine in pdf form for parents and educators! Literacy Lava 4 is now available on Susan Stephenson’s website.  Susan is the author of The Book Chook and editor of Literacy Lava!

In this fourth edition of Literacy Lava, you’ll find ideas for nurturing creative thinking, ways to use magazines with your kids, ideas for raising book-loving boys, what to do if your child is not into writing, how to encourage your child to love reading, ways to promote inquisitiveness through hands-on learning, how to help kids make connections through story extensions, and all about getting kids to tell stories through movie-making. Don’t forget to check out the Online Extras page, and the Activity page for kids.

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Lit Lava 3 Coming Soon!

The third edition of Literacy Lava will be published on December 1. Inside you’ll find oodles of ideas for promoting literacy through inexpensive activities you can do with your kids.

Find out what your local library has to offer, read ideas on making books with kids, sneak some learning into shopping, discover games that build literacy skills, develop imagination while playing Grocery Store, make writing part of your family’s life, read why picture books are so good for kids, and find out how literacy helped one child fight night terrors. Don’t forget to check out the Online Extras page, and the Writing Prompt activity page for kids.

Literacy Lava 3 – get it while it’s HOT!