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Children' Books About Egypt - teach your children about Egypt and it's ancient history!

Children’s Books About Egypt

As part of the Explore the World From Your Home digital resource guide that I’ve created I’ve got book lists for the countries included in the guide thus far. Today I thought I’d share some of the books from the Egypt section with you! The Explore the World digital resource guide is more than just book lists, included in the…

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Summer Reading Book List for Grades 1-4 - great read aloud novels for elementary

Elementary Summer Read Aloud Book List

I love to go into the summer with a list of potential books for us to read and this summer is no different! Though, if you’ve been around here for long you know that when I said “read” I totally mean “listen on audio”. Unfortunately I can’t get my hands on the audio of all of these books, we’ll see…

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Children’s Books About South America

Today I wanted to continue the country book list series. Though, you may notice I’ve actually decided to do a whole continent, not a country. I’d love to break these down into individual country book lists at some point but right now there isn’t enough books for each country to do so. If you have some suggestions for children’s books…

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Children's Books about New Zealand

Children’s Books About New Zealand

New Zealand is definitely on my list of places to visit. I wanted to go there pre: Lord of the Rings but now going to see The Shire is a cool bonus. Also, we don’t have a lot of sheep around where I live so a country that has five sheep for every person sounds interesting! The landscape looks so…

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13 Children’s Books About South Africa

Today I wanted to kick off a new book list series: books about particular countries. I asked Raeca which country I should start with and she said South Africa right away. South Africa is a country that is very special to us because it is Ephraim’s birth country. We were fortunate to be able to spend nearly six weeks there…

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The Top 10 Wordless Picture Books - great for having kids narrate the story line.

The 10 Best Wordless Picture Books

I never used to be a fan of wordless picture books but in the last few years I am starting to see their value; they are great for getting children to create a story line based off of the photos and make excellent discussion starters. While I have come to appreciate wordless picture books I’m definitely still picky on which…

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10 Gorgeous Books To Go With A Chic Nursery - great for decorating a little girls room (plus they're just great books!).

10 Gorgeous Books To Go With A Chic Nursery

Did you know that books can not only be great to read but also gorgeous decor in a nursery? While I have no intentions of ever decorating a nursery ever again, I think these books would make cute gifts for any little girl’s room! 10 GORGEOUS BOOKS TO DECORATE A GIRLS ROOM   We loved this book:   This is…

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