Getting Kids to Read

7 Reasons Why Kids Should Read

by CaptainYarr December 23, 2014
7 Reasons Why Kids Should Read

by Captain Lyaf Yarr A lot of kids I know don’t like to read. They say “why should I read? It’s just a waste of time!” I firmly believe kids should read and not just because I like to do so. Here are my top 7 reasons why kids should read. 1. Kids should read […]

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5 Reasons Why You Should Read with a Buddy

by CaptainYarr December 22, 2014
5 Reasons Why You Should Read with a Buddy

by Captain Lyaf Yarr If your the type of person that loves to read but also loves hanging out and seeing your friends, then why not read with your friends? It’s like killing two birds with one stone! Here are my 5 reasons why I think buddy reading is essential: Reading together is fun! No, […]

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Be a Ninja Parent: Get Your Child Reading with Five Super Sneaky Moves

by First Mate Keira December 18, 2014
Be a Ninja Parent: Get Your Child Reading with Five Super Sneaky Moves

Are you tired of fighting your child on the importance of reading? Do you wish you could snuff the “I hate/can’t read” stubbornness and get them to read without having to “force” it on them? Use these five sneaky moves to brush up on your ninja skills and you can do just that. Turn your […]

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5 Ways to Set and Meet Reading Goals

by CaptainYarr November 15, 2014
5 Ways to Set and Meet Reading Goals

by Captain Lyaf Yarr and First Mate Keira Most kids need motivation to start let alone finish a book. I’m going to share tips with on how to set and reach reading goals. I hope they help you! Required Reading for School: When you get a new book divide that book into how many days […]

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Get Bored While Reading? Kiss Boredom Goodbye in 6 Quick Steps

by First Mate Keira September 16, 2014
Get Bored While Reading? Kiss Boredom Goodbye in 6 Quick Steps

by First Mate Keira Do you find yourself falling asleep while reading? Are you constantly bored during school assignments? Conquer your boredom and perk up with these six easy steps: 1. Take a Music Break. Pick a song or two from your playlist and turn the volume up. Now get up sing, dance, and move […]

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10 Ways to Avoid Being Bored While Reading

by CaptainYarr September 10, 2014
10 Ways to Avoid Being Bored While Reading

by Captain Lyaf Yarr and First Mate Keira Does the thought of reading make you stir crazy? If you said yes, try these tips on for size to avoid boredom: Put on ambient music. It is important to pick music without lyrics otherwise you’ll find yourself singing to them instead of reading. Some types of […]

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