Parents | Raising readers & learners.

Home of Parent & Child Magazine

"Words in the Dust" Will Leave Your Child Captivated

Daily Tips

Try something new with your kids every day! Find tips on reading, learning, and raising a well-rounded child.
 
 

Today's Tip

Today's Tip: 
February 21, 2014
"Words in the Dust" Will Leave Your Child Captivated

Zulaikha hopes for peace now that the Taliban has been driven from Afghanistan. She also hopes to go to school and even to have her cleft palate fixed. As the Americans come to her village the changes could mean a whole new life for Zulaikha – but can she dare to hope they’ll come true? Kids who are interested in current events will appreciate this heart-wrenching story.

 
 

Find Just-Right Books

Activities & Fun

Get kids to create a timeline of their life.
Use these animal-themed activities to ignite your child’s passion,...
Make a picture or write a riddle online!
Help your child learn something new, fun, and creative with this...
Winter is full of wild weather, and your kids will enjoy flexing their...
Your child will love this printable science project inspired by the...