Reading With Your Kids is all about encouraging parents to read with their kids, and cook with their kids, and do activities with their kids, and experience tv, movies and music together. In other words, our podcast is all about helping parents build stronger relationships with their kids.
Reading With Your Kids - Rainy Days & Crazy Zoos!
Two great authors are on this episode of the Reading With Your Kids Podcast.Rosie Pova tells us what it was like immigrating to the US, and about her great book Sunday Rain. Christine Villa celebrates her fun picture book ZooBooLoo. Guest host Hannah Pat Oboyski also joins us.
Reading With Your Kids - Power Of Empathy
Michelle Schaub is on the #RWYK #Podcast to celebrate her wonderful #PictureBook Kindness Is A Kite String, The Uplifting Power Of Empathy. Michelle wants kids to experience the power of empathy, to see how it spreads happiness like sunshine and builds bridges between diverse people and groups.
Reading With Your Kids - Captain Polo Saves The World
Our special Protecting The Planet With Your Kids series continues with a conversation with Alan Hesse. Alan is an author-illustrator, an educator and a conservation biologist. He comes to us from his home base in beautiful, bio-diverse nation of Ecuador. His graphic novel series follows the adventures of a polar bear named Captain Polo. Alan tells us this is a wonderful way to introduce kids, especially reluctant readers, to the issue of climate change..
Reading With Your Kids - It Is So hard To Say Goodbye
Lori Orlinsky returns to the #RWYK #Podcast to celebrate her latest Certified Great Read "Balloons for Tiger". If you have ever loved a pet you know how hard it can be when it is time to say goodbye. Lori's new book is a wonderful resource that families can use to help kids process and talk about those difficult times.
Reading With Your Kids - The Secret Of Self Compassion
Julian Reeve is on the #RWYK #Podcast to celebrate Captain Perfection & the Secret of Self Compassion. Julian tells us that self-compassion is ‘the art of being kind to yourself’ and is proven to help manage perfectionism, channeling it in healthier ways. This self-help book inspires children to understand their perfectionism before encouraging them to build their very own ‘self-compassion superpower’, a valuable resource when unhealthy perfectionism hits.
Reading With Your Kids - Our Differences Unite Us
Vincent M Kelly is on the show to celebrate his wonderful children's book All People Are Beautiful. Vincent believes that there’s no better way to talk about diversity and acceptance than with bright colors, fun artwork and a reminder that we are all beautiful.
Great way to find new books and reading tips
I really enjoy the episodes on this podcast. Jed interviews authors about their books, lives and inspiration providing lots of great tips on getting your kids reading along the way.