Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Reading




A father in New Jersey, after hearing me suggest reading to children separately, interjected, "Excuse me, but doesn't that take longer?" Yes, it does sir. Parenting is not supposed to be a time-saving experience. Parenting is time-CONSUMING, time-INVESTING - but not time-SAVING. -- Jim Trelease, The Read-Aloud Handbook