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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
If your child is having major difficulties learning to read, one of these learning disabilities may be a factor. Find out more about them.
by Jodie Rodriguez
Are your kids busy, curious, or fans of adventure? Find a title for everyone on this book list — perfect for young readers three to nine-years-old.
by Jodie Rodriguez
Explore these accessible ways you can help make a difference at your child's school — beyond the PTA.
by Jodie Rodriguez
Help your child learn more about the lives of Hispanic and Latino individuals who have changed history with these titles.
by Jodie Rodriguez
Shiver me timbers! Here are books to celebrate all things pirate for your beginning and independent readers.
by Jodie Rodriguez
Leaves, sweaters, and pumpkins — there's so much to love about fall! Have your child write a silly autumn-themed story with this free printable.
by Jodie Rodriguez
Share these multicultural titles with your child — one of them may just become a new favorite!
by Jodie Rodriguez
Enjoy these titles about adventures, friendship, and self-confidence with your children.
by Jodie Rodriguez
Did your child lose a tooth? Read these teeth-themed titles together, then have your child write a note to the tooth fairy with this printable.
by Jodie Rodriguez
Set up the perfect study station in your home that fits your child's personality.

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