Scholastic Olympic Books Giveaway

For us in South Carolina, the Winter Olympics has collided with a massive snowstorm. So, we aren’t just celebrating the Olympics by watching the events on television but also by getting out, playing in the snow, and then snuggling up with a good book afterwards indoors. So, I think that it’s only appropriate to celebrate

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4 Great Bob Book Resources for Beginning Readers

My son just started kindergarten this past fall and is finally learning to read. As you already know, we love books in our home, but he struggles to sit still long enough to practice reading (he would rather be outside pretending to sword fight with a stick). So, when Bob Books approached me with a

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Free Kindle EBooks for Black Friday

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You won’t find a better deal than free! Here’s a couple free Kindle eBooks for kids that I’ve seen listed that you can download for free today. Remember that prices are subject to change.

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5 Resources for Teaching Kids about Mars

Are your kids interested in space? I know that my kindergartener loves reading anything about space and is fascinated with space travel stories. And, I’m sure that many of you have kids who love space stories too. I think that an interest in space is such a great interest to cultivate as it can help

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My Yellow Umbrella

I’ve featured several of Chris Robertson’s ebooks before on No Twiddle Twaddle, so I thought that you might be interested to know that Chris has just released a new children’s ebook this week, My Yellow Umbrella. To celebrate, Chris is providing us with a couple free coloring sheets from his new book.

Chris is a

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Pumpkin Patch Sight Words

I was recently sent a set of the newest BOB Books: Rhyming Words by the publisher. Not only did my early reader really enjoy reading and looking through the books, but we also had fun setting up an expansion activity to go with this set of BOB books: Pumpkin Patch Sight Words.

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10 Must-Read Halloween BOOks

Are you ready for a book list? How about a list of fun Halloween picture books? I’ve even separated these books from the least creepy to the spookiest. Not that any of them are really that spooky, these are picture books, you know.

Not-Scary-At-All Halloween BOOks

These books are told in the setting of

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Leaf Collage Art {Eric Carle inspired}

My kindergartener is learning about Eric Carle at school, so we decided to try the famous author/illustrator’s collage technique as a fun extension at home this week. Not only did we have a great time but we were able to turn our paintings into a beautiful fall leaf collage. While this project does contain several

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5 Curious George Books $.99 Today Only

It’s been a while since I’ve posted a Kindle deal on No Twiddle Twaddle, but today’s deal is too good to pass up. Today only in the Amazon store, you can download five Curious George picture books to your electronic device for only $.99 a piece. After today, these books will still be available, just

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Book Review: The Candle Classic Bible

We use a lot of storybook Bibles in our home as a tool for teaching our children about our Christian faith. We also like to bring them to church for our kindergartener to look at during the preaching. So, I figured I would join this week’s book tour hosted by Kregel Publishing and check out

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