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9 Surprising Benefits of Reading Aloud to Your Child

9 Surprising Benefits of Reading Aloud to Your Child

“The single most important activity for building the knowledge required for eventual success in reading is reading aloud to children.” (Anderson & Hiebert & Scott, 1985) Sometimes it can feel impossible to get some quiet time with all the technology, after-school activities, and homework, but making time to read aloud to your child is well…

Crater of Diamonds State Park: A Perfect Family Vacation

Crater of Diamonds State Park: A Perfect Family Vacation

Looking for a fun, unique, and affordable spot for a family vacation? The Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas is the perfect place to visit. The diamond mine in Arkansas is a unique tourist attraction because it was once an active volcano with lava flows that brought diamonds to the surface. So, if you’re…