A teacher's take on reading and exploring

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Perfect keepsake books for every child!

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Why read at night?

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The Mothership's blog on Story For Me

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Raising a reader

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For the love of books

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Insta Connect

There is so much being said about #internationalhappinessday ๐Ÿ˜€. So what did we do about it? This!! We spent an amazing afternoon amongst giggling children and books ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ“š Thank you @dubaiculture and @dubaipubliclibraries for this incredible opportunity. A shout out to @minimiraclesdubai for partnering with us. #uaereads #thereadingbox
Spreading joy and happiness book by book. That is what we aim to do each day! To customise your own story book, visit the link in bio. @dubaipubliclibraries #internationalhappinessday #uaehappiness #thereadingbox
We mark the UAE Month of Reading by introducing the โ€˜READING JOURNALโ€™  commissioned to us by Maktaba @dctabudhabi ๐Ÿ“๐Ÿ“–
Itโ€™s an interactive bi-lingual journal created to encourage children to have READING GOALS. Instead of merely reading, a child can RATE and REVIEW each book. Almost like taking reading one step further and promoting discussions and understandings around each book.
Whatโ€™s more? We have added thought provoking messages along with engaging stickers at the end as a reward!  The journey of making the journal has been a huge learning for us as we hope to create a community of HAPPY READERS! ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ–‹#uaereadingmonth2019 @dctabudhabi @visitabudhabi
Glimpses of a FULL HOUSE and SUPER FUN afternoon at #thereadingbox by @dubaipubliclibraries and @dubaiculture. ๐Ÿ“š๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ“– .

Thank you to @minimiraclesdubai for partnering with us and bringing our book โ€˜What Will I Beโ€™ to life with an interactive puppet show. @storyformemiddleeast.
๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ You DONโ€™T WANT TO MISS the next one! 
Join us on March 20th as we celebrate #internationalhappinessday with this same crazy crew. ๐Ÿ˜Š ๐Ÿ“—
#spreadinglaughter @happinessdept #funwithbooks @mydubai #schoolsinfubai #personalisedbooks #storybooksforkids #ReadingFamily
A generation reads... a civilization rises. @dubaipubliclibraries 
See you all soon with your little readers for a fun evening - Story reading, drama / puppet show and arts and craft. ๐Ÿ“š

Venue: Mirdiff City Center, 4-5 pm today and prepare to have a lot of fun!! ๐Ÿ–
#uaereadingmonth2019 #womenempoweringwomen #dubaireads
On Womenโ€™s Day we cannot think of a better announcement than #thereadingbox by @dubaipubliclibraries and @dubaiculture . We are joining forces with some terrific women who are the backbones of both institutions and we promise you a great time. Come over to @citycentremirdif with your little readers between 4-5 pm on March 9 and prepare to have a lot of fun!! #uaereadingmonth2019 #womenempoweringwomen #dubaireads
THRILLED to announce our latest association with the worldโ€™s leading childrenโ€™s skincare brand @johnsonsbabyarabia . ๐Ÿฅณ

We were chosen to be a part of their special #johnsonsambassadors campaign and it has been such an honor to spread laughter and joy amongst little readers.

#BeGentleBeNice #StrongBonds #EmpoweringYoungMinds #NewAssociation #personalisedstorybook @johnsonsbabyarabia
Back to BOOKS!! March 1 marks the start of the UAE MONTH of READING ๐Ÿ“šItโ€™s an incredible initiative by the leadership of this country to make all of us read more books. 
Young or old, letโ€™s together, make it count! 
#letsreaduae @hhshkmohd @faz3 @mohamedbinzayed @dubaipubliclibraries @dubaiculture @visitabudhabi @abudhabiculture
โญ๏ธ Over the last week we have been busy creating memories for the worldโ€™s leading childrenโ€™s skin care brand. Sadly, we canโ€™t reveal names or what the execution was but we are humbled that they chose us to make memories for the kids associated with them. .

In this picture, we reveal the personalised bookmarks created for every child with their own book. ๐Ÿ“š
#ExcitingTimes #newassociation #childrensbooks
How would you make your child be a winner in the face of defeat? ๐Ÿค”
As parents, we often struggle with teaching our kids how to lose gracefully. Sometimes our kids are so disappointed at coming second or (God forbid ๐Ÿ˜ฑ๐Ÿ˜‚) third, that they miss out on truly enjoying the sport. In our book โ€˜The Championโ€™ ๐Ÿ† we teach that winning and losing are both a part of the game. To view and order this motivating book log onto: 
www.storyforme.me and gift every child the JOY OF READING. ๐Ÿ“š

#raisingchampions #raisiningreaders #winner