Free Event: A Celebration Of Literacy

Don’t miss A Celebration of Literacy presented by The Lake Agassiz Reading Council on Wednesday, September 14 from 4:30-6:30pm at Arbor Park, Alley of Love in downtown Grand Forks. Click here to download and print this flyer

What’s Black And White And Read All Over?

It’s the newspaper, of course.  Unfortunately, some people can’t read the newspaper or even the word “STOP” on the big red sign at the end of the road. The inability to read is a problem for millions of people throughout this country. But even if you think you’ve mastered the skill, think again. Learning to…
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Light On A Snowy Day Story

Here is a short story I’d like to share with you called “Light On A Snowy Day – A Story for Children” By Artie Knappclose.  Thank you Artie for making it available. I would also like to take this time to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and best wishes in the New Year.  Thank you for…
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100 Tips For Parents

Here’s a guide parents should check out from the North Dakota State Parent Information Resource Center.  It’s called “100 Tips for Parents.”  These tips have been created to help you become more involved in your child’s education. Topics include everything from homework tips to what to ask at parent & teacher conferences.  As a more…
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Getting Preschoolers Ready To Read

Here’s an interesting article written by Kim Jacobs, National Center for Families Learning Project Manager. The article is from a literacy tab produced by the Newspaper Association of America and sponsored by  The article focuses on getting preschoolers ready to read.   GETTING PRESCHOOLERS READY TO READ By Kim Jacobs, NCFL Project Manager Rhymes?…
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