Articles Written By: Anna Hall

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Anna Hall is an assistant professor of early childhood education at Clemson University. Her area of study focuses on examining the writing attitudes of teachers and students, and developing and adapting instructional strategies in writing for young children. Anna believes in forming partnerships within her community and the educational community at large to improve the writing lives of young children.

Mother and father reading to young son

4 Reasons Why Reading to Babies is Beneficial

Although your baby may not understand every word you say or follow the storyline of each book you share, it’s never too early to start…
A happy mother looks on as her young son reads a story book

10 Transportation Books for Children Who Love Things that Go!

Young children are often fascinated by cars, boats, planes, trains, trucks and anything else that moves! Vehicles are an exciting part of children’s daily lives,…
Father happily reads a story book to his young son

24 Top Children’s Books and Games that Make Great Gifts

If you love finding the perfect holiday gifts for your children, look no further. Below are several recommendations for books and games that are equally…
A collection of childern story books about fall

Our 10 Favorite Books for the Fall

Between school starting, the weather changing and pumpkins ready for harvest, fall is an exciting time for young children. To capture your child’s interest in…
A little girl coloring in her living room

A Complete Guide to Nurturing Your Young Author

There is a big difference between the definition of a writer and the definition of an author.  A writer makes lists, scribbles down notes, composes…
Pregnant mother sits and reads a book with her toddler son

5 Tips to Strengthen Early Literacy Skills

As a mother of three girls, it has been interesting to watch each of my daughters develop into a reader and writer at her own…