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Reading Fiction Can Reduce A Child’s Bullying Tendencies
8:26 am , August 13, 2013 0

Reading Fiction Can Reduce A Child’s Bullying Tendencies

It is comforting for book lovers to hear about the recent studies in Canada demonstrating that reading fiction offers surprising benefits for human development, including an increase in empathy. As well, fiction readers apparently become more comfortable with uncertainty and their decision-making ability improves.

Kids Must Learn How To Deal With Competition In Sports And Life
10:00 pm , January 16, 2013 2

Kids Must Learn How To Deal With Competition In Sports And Life

When the word “competition” is used in connection with sports, a lot of parents become alarmed at what their child might learn or to what they may be exposed when playing a competitive brand of hockey, soccer, or any sport. “I don’t want my son to play competitive sports because I don’t want him to {Read More}

Kindness Can Still Prevail In A Child’s Competitive Sport
7:31 pm , January 10, 2013 2

Kindness Can Still Prevail In A Child’s Competitive Sport

Some parents worry about competitive sports changing their children in a negative way. We want our children to compete in the classroom without cheating, compete on the playground without feeling good at someone else’s expense, and compete in the game without breaking the rules. There is no question that there are always opportunities to cheat, {Read More}

In This Sports Mystery, A Good Friend Betrays Another
12:14 am , January 1, 2013 2

In This Sports Mystery, A Good Friend Betrays Another

Within the sports mystery, Something’s Missing, three children unite to solve a mystery, but in addition, each one has a problem to solve. This is Rebecca’s problem: A Snippet from Chapter Six:

In This Sports Mystery, The Loss Of Parental Support Is Mourned
7:26 pm , December 14, 2012 0

In This Sports Mystery, The Loss Of Parental Support Is Mourned

Within the sports mystery, Something’s Missing, three children unite to solve a mystery, but in addition, each one has a problem to solve. This is Chris’s problem: A Snippet from Chapter Two:

A Mystery For Children Unfolds Within The World Of Kids’ Sports
10:24 am , November 20, 2012 0

A Mystery For Children Unfolds Within The World Of Kids’ Sports

This press release was sent out to announce the availability of Something’s Missing, and here is what it said: