Tuesday: Weekly Book Review—Rookie Biographies
“That will be so great when she is older.” “I bet she will love that in a few years.” “I cannot wait until she is old enough to that kind of stuff.”
I got sick of hearing and saying that stuff with my oldest daughter and threw those rules out of the window.
I try just about anything with my kids and get laughed at a lot. Sometimes the ideas crash and burn but you know what lots of times they soar. I try really hard to not keep the activities I do with my daughters, books I read them, places we go into the stereotypical “age requirements.”
The latest thing I was teased about Reading Biographies to my girls and you know what they love them.
Scholastic has a line of Rookie Biographies, 30 in all. They are short, fact packed and interesting reads. What a great foundation to helping your children learn to love reading biographies.
The first two we started with were (click to purchase through Amazon):