Monthly Archives: November 2014

Thanksgiving-Xmas-Winter Solstice: It’s That Time Of Year Again!
2:21 pm , November 21, 2014 1

Thanksgiving-Xmas-Winter Solstice: It’s That Time Of Year Again!

Thanksgiving is now a memory in Canada, fast approaching in the USA, and soon to be followed by Christmas for all—yes, I’m using the word “Christmas” but I’m thinking of all the seasonal celebrations, religious and otherwise, surrounding the winter solstice. We know it’s the time of year to reflect gratefully on the good things {Read More}

How To Keep An Unhappy, Reluctant Reader From Giving Up
2:21 pm , November 6, 2014 2

How To Keep An Unhappy, Reluctant Reader From Giving Up

It is common for children to be unhappy now and then, but prolonged misery over something as simple as not being a good reader can make a child feel angry, sad and unpopular, and can make a child want to give up trying to learn to read. The question is, what can a parent do {Read More}