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My reading on the web for Tuesday, March 15, 2011

This picture is proof that my wife practices what she preaches

My wife has restarted her blog originally-aimed at third grade families.  She's a retired third grade teacher who left the classroom with a still-burning passion for helping kids learn especially those in lower elementary school. 

Most recently, Gladys has had a series of posts about the importance of reading aloud to your kids.  She breaks her observations into age-groups and provides very usable suggestions. 

Yeah, but, did she do it with our kids?  Yes, yes and yes.  Our living room couch had butt imprints from her and our kids where they would sit down and she would read to them.    Here's proof in this picture:


One of my all-time favorite family pictures