Series for children learning to read and some resources for adults about phonics and helping their children to become readers. With decodable text, beginning readers focus on learning letter-sound relationships and how to sound out words.
Cooking is a great way for even young children to practice measuring, counting, and estimating, and these picture books include recipes you can make together. Early math skills are linked with higher reading and test scores later in life, and cooking is an easy way to show kids that math can be fun. Celebrate March Mathness with books, baking and cooking!
April is Native Plant Appreciation Month with Earth Day on April 22. What better time to consider foraging, planting northwest natives, and living sustainably and thinking about our connections to our planet.
For young children, math includes identifying numbers, associating a written number with an amount, estimating, recognizing shapes, practicing measurements, judging quantities like less and more, and so many other skills learned from birth!