Reading @ BellaOnline This site focuses on developing a love of reading for all ages. Reading is a portal to knowledge and joy! Discover books and book reviews. We have tips for helping emerging readers and improving reading skills. en-us Copyright 2017 All Rights Reserved. Wed, 20 Sep 2017 07:10:11 EST 240 Reading @ BellaOnline Historical Fiction for Family Read Alouds Family read alouds are close bonding times that help children develop a love of reading. Reading historical fiction can give children an understanding of our present-day society by seeing what the past was like and how that led to our present times. This article has a list of historical fiction. Mon, 11 Sep 2017 12:24:00 EST Reading Quotations for Inspiration Let's have some fun and get inspiration! When a kid asks, "Why do I have to read?" you can whisk out these quotations and share the wisdom of famous readers with the child. Then, sit down and read together! Make it a special time. Wed, 6 Sep 2017 20:55:23 EST Commonly Used Homophone Challenge While there are hundreds of homophone groups, some of the words are seldom used. This article has a list of some of the most commonly used, and misused, homophones. They are in alphabetical order, more or less. How many of these can you use correctly? Let us know how you fare in the Reading Forum! Mon, 28 Aug 2017 17:55:00 EST