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Advanced Readers – Using eBooks

eBooks are a great way for children to have access to a wide variety of books at their fingertips. Many libraries have growing libraries of eBooks as well as having accessibility to even more books through various apps and services. This post will provide you with the information to help you help your child to get started with borrowing and buying eBooks. Advanced readers

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Take Summer Reading High-Tech

Taking Summer Reading High-Tech In this final post on summer reading strategies, taking summer reading high-tech will be the focus.  Technology is a big motivator for children and if you can combine reading and technology it creates a win-win situation.   Between iPads, eReaders like the Nook and Kindle, and reading tablets like the Leap Pad and Innotab, there are many different ways that you

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Apps to Create Your Own eBooks at Home

In the final post in our series on a toolbox of apps for parents to help their children read, you will learn about apps that you can use to create your own stories. Our Story is a free interactive app where a parent can create digital storybooks based on digital pictures from their camera roll and text that the parent writes.  For example, you

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