Book List: The Indigenous Collection

Like many cultures, Indigenous people use storytelling as a way to share customs, history and heritage. As they explored their land, storytelling became an important tool. It was used to pass down traditions, such as local customs, how to live off [...]

5 Easy Ways to Avoid The Summer Slide

Research shows that children can lose two or more months of learning over the summer holidays. Summer Reading ABC's These 3 simple things will help improve summer reading outcomes: Access to books. Children need access to a wide variety of [...]

I Can Read

" I can read in red. I can read in blue. I can read in pickle color too." Dr. Seus Over the last nine months, as the first readers-in-residence we have had the opportunity to say " I can read to you" and have little ones say " I can read to you. [...]

Most People Are Good

Parents and caregivers often ask me to suggest a particular book to help them open up a conversation with their child. Perhaps because the topic may be difficult to talk about – like the loss of a pet, bullying or a family break-up. I was [...]