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Jodie Rodriguez

Jodie Rodriguez has a passion for helping caregivers nurture our youngest readers. As a former National Board Certified early-childhood teacher reading specialist, and administrator, she has worked with thousands of families and educators providing best literacy practices. She is the creator/founder of Growing Book by Book.

She received dual master’s degrees at Webster University and Missouri Baptist University in Communications/Reading and Elementary Education Administration.

She lives near St. Louis, Missouri, where she stays home with home with her two young and all busy sons. In her free time, Jodie enjoys gardening, cooking, and finding all the Little Free Libraries she can.

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by Jodie Rodriguez
Just in time for Presidents' Day, this word search serves as a vocabulary-builder and conversation-starter about the American presidency.
by Jodie Rodriguez
Books that your children find funny can play a big role in developing and enjoying their reading.
by Jodie Rodriguez
Learn how to get your little one engaged with books from the start, and how to grow a home library.
by Jodie Rodriguez
Explore 10 different genres of books with your child, along with recommended reads for each category.
by Jodie Rodriguez
Encourage your little learner to keep a journal of newly discovered words and watch her vocabulary grow.
by Jodie Rodriguez
Teach your younger child to imagine, dream, and create through the characters and stories within these picture books.
by Jodie Rodriguez
Did your reluctant reader fall in love with this LOL-worthy series? Here are eight titles to try next.
by Jodie Rodriguez
Share some of these lesser-known facts with your young reader.
by Jodie Rodriguez
Use these playful activities to get your preschooler engaged with language, and more prepared for kindergarten.
by Jodie Rodriguez
This Christmas, encourage the joy of reading with these fun and creative stocking stuffers your kids will love.

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