I have asked this question this week in a poll, out of the 51 votes at this point in time, 3 said after the age of 2, where 48 said before the age of 2. Was anyone right or wrong?
By Fatuma Abdullah – Author of Akiki’s Stories Reading for leisure has been defined as ‘reading done of our own free will outside the routine of school and or work’. The idea of leisure reading is that you read at your
Nowadays almost every second child has ADD/ADHD. On every teachers, parents or moms facebook group, people are asking for advise, or ask parents for their opinion on the medicine available and where to get it. I have however also started
“Literacy is not a luxury, it is a right and a responsibility.” Literacy starts at infancy and reading is for life. We are forever reading be it messages on a billboard, a menu at a restaurant, ingredients, directions, news, the
In 2004, I had proudly finished my first manuscript of the YA/time travel novel “Children of the Moon”, and there was still a long way to go from manuscript to published book. After about 15 test readers had given me
To all of our supporters and sponsors, this post is long overdue. But here we go! If you haven’t heard about the Reading Road Show, well, let me enlighten you and simultaneously, delight you! Mommies, teachers, and grandmothers, here we
Between the ages of four and nine, your child will have to master some 100 phonics rules, learn to recognize 3,000 words with just a glance, and develop a comfortable reading speed approaching 100 words a minute. He must learn
Saturday 6 October was World Cerebral Palsy Awareness Day. Cerebral Palsy is a neurological disorder resulting from either a traumatic brain injury or abnormal brain development before birth, during birth, or immediately after birth. It affects body movement, muscle control,