28 Feb · St. Cecelia Catholic School · No Comments

How To Encourage Your Child To Read More

It can be difficult to motivate a child to read books if they don’t enjoy reading. Children who read are more likely to do better in school, seek out new information, and develop better problem solving-skills if they read for just 15 minutes a day. In this blog, St. Cecelia gives some tips on how …


4 Jul · Maryanne Del Monte · 182 Comments

Why do we celebrate July 4th?

Using Books to Help Children Understand This Important National Holiday The Fourth of July is an exciting time of year. The celebration brings with it warm weather, parades, barbecues, and fireworks as we celebrate our nation’s Independence Day. It also provides a wonderful opportunity to share with your child about why we celebrate every July. …