(How) Can we read? Strategies for raising readers
Aka "literacy strategies"
In her super useful but also a little bit wackadoo book, How to Get Your Child to Love Reading (which I reviewed in issue No. 21), Esmé Raji Codell writes this about building community around the power of literacy and what a gift this service is to children:
“If children’s literature is the potato, the thing that nourishes, then we are the plowshares tha…