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 2018 All Rights Reserved. Tue, 20 Mar 2018 15:48:28 EST 240 Reading @ BellaOnline Read Across America 2018 It's the 20th anniversary of the first Read Across America day. Every year since 1998, the National Education Association (NEA) has promoted Read Across America. March 2 is the day that is highlighted to encourage reading. What can you do to support this celebration of reading? Thu, 15 Feb 2018 15:30:57 EST Death to Diabetes Book Review There are so many reasons to read for information. Cookbooks teach us more than how to create edible masterpieces. Nutrition and health books abound. One of the best of those that I have ever read is Death to Diabetes, by DeWayne McCulley, a must-read if you have a loved one with diabetes. Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:15:51 EST Learning About the World Builds Reading Skills Catch the young child's interest in the world around her. Make sure that she has access to a variety of reading materials. Building strong readers starts years before a child ever goes to school and enters the classroom. Birth to age 5 is a critical time in your child's intellectual development. Sat, 25 Nov 2017 00:04:47 EST