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Episode 40: Having Fun Celebrating National Crayon Day

In this episode we share some lesson plan ideas and some great books about crayons and colors. Books Discussed in This Episode: Transcript: Welcome to “Books that Spark,” a podcast for parents and caregivers, celebrating books, that spark imagination, emotion, questions, and discussion, leading to teachable moments with our kids. This Wednesday is National Crayon …

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Episode 25: Helping Our Kids and Ourselves Find Sleep and Rest

In this episode, we discuss great bedtime stories to help our kids go to sleep, some excellent resources for parents trying to help their kids sleep through the night, and other resources for parents to take time to rest in God’s presence. Books Discussed in This Episode Free Downloads Transcript: Welcome to “Books that Spark,” …

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Episode 24: Helping Our Kids Appreciate Other Cultures and TCK’s

In this episode we look at several books about other cultures and books for and about TCK’s (Third Culture Kids).  Books Discussed in This Episode: Free Downloads: Transcript: Welcome to “Books that Spark” a podcast for parents and caregivers, celebrating books, that spark imagination, emotion, questions, and discussion, leading to teachable moments with our kids. …

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Episode 23: Making Meaningful Advent Memories

Keeping Christ at the center of our Christmas celebration can be challenging. Observing Advent can help keep our focus on Christ as well as build memories and family traditions that can make Christmas even more meaningful for our families. Giveaway: Books Discussed in This Episode: Transcript Welcome to “Books that Spark,” a podcast for parents …

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Episode 22: Sharing the Legacy of Little House on the Prairie with Our Kids

In this episode we discuss the series of books Little House on the Prairie and several companion products to add to your experience with the series. Books Discussed in This Episode: Transcript: Welcome to “Books that Spark,” a podcast for parents and caregivers, celebrating books that spark imagination, emotion, questions, and discussion, leading to teachable …

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Episode 20: What’s in a Name?

In this episode we discuss helping children appreciate and enjoy their names, others’ names, and the names of God.  Books Discussed in this Episode: Free Download: Transcript: Welcome to “Books that Spark” a podcast for parents and caregivers, celebrating books that spark imagination, emotion, questions, and discussion, leading to teachable moments with our kids. Today …

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