Funny Friday!

Even dogs like taking selfies! You child can learn to read about all of their favorite animals with Reading Kingdom. Sign up today for a free 30 day trial. Melissa BernardMelissa is Reading Kingdom’s community manager and mom to two daughters, 4 dogs, 2 cats, and 2 tortoises. She is also an advocate for children…

How to Rock Braces and Glasses

How to Rock Braces and Glasses teaches us that popularity isn’t everything. The book is reviewed by Melissa G. at Sweet on Books. What You Need to Know: • Kacey Simon, the most popular girl in school, learns what life is like on the other side of the lunch table when she  gets braces and…

Learning is fun: Surprising Applications of the Magnus Effect

The Magnus effect is an effect where a spinning ball  curves away from its main flight path. This video looks at the Magnus Effect and exactly how far a basketball with backspin would go.   Reading Kingdom makes learning to read a lot of fun. Sign up today for a free 30 day trial.  …

Top 5 Ways to Ensure your Child Will Love Reading

1. Be a good role model. Let your child see that reading is a key part of your life. 2. Set aside time to regularly discuss the books that your child has been reading. 3. Let your children see films about the books they have read and engage in discussions about them. 4. Keep the…

15 Silly Old-Timey Words You Need To Start Using Again

Because plenty of the phrases we use today are just a bunch of flapdoodle anyway. Flapdoodle: foolish words First known use: 1878 How to use it: Henry thinks he’s a genius, but everything he tweets is pure flapdoodle! Read more here. Help your child learn new words with Reading Kingdom.  Sign up today for a free 30 day…