Why Are Children’s E-books Unpopular And Why Should We Care?

Why Are Children’s E-books Unpopular And Why Should We Care?

If there is a difference between children’s learning from print versus e-books it is driven by the difference in specific features of books, such as their interactivity, parents ’ reading style with the two formats and children's prior exposure to the medium (something that researchers noted with previous media, such as TV, too).

Courteney Cox wouldn't give up trying to be a mom: 'I had a lot of miscarriages'

Courteney Cox wouldn't give up trying to be a mom: 'I had a lot of miscarriages'

Even after multiple miscarriages, Courteney Cox wouldn't give up trying to be a mom, she said on "Busy Tonight.". Proud mom Courteney Cox shares video of daughter Coco singing.

A father 'breastfed' his newborn when his wife was away with this clever hack

A father 'breastfed' his newborn when his wife was away with this clever hack

A father found the perfect solution to feed his newborn when she got hungry and her mom wasn't around. Allen Lamarr Fails Jr. slipped a baby bottle under his shirt and cut a hole so that baby Ava could eat.

How Do We Respond When Others Share Bad News Online?

How Do We Respond When Others Share Bad News Online?

How do others respond if we share bad news on social media, rather than just general personal information or positive events? In a study recently published in Personality and Individual Differences , Lauren Saling and colleagues conducted an experimental study in which participants evaluated other people's negative self-disclosures, imagining that these disclosures were made by a close friend.

Kids and parents plead for diversity in children's books. 8 great titles that deliver

Kids and parents plead for diversity in children's books. 8 great titles that deliver

Scholastic issued a survey this week that showed demand rising from parents and kids for diversity in children's books. "Mary Wears What She Wants" and Merci Suarez Changes Gears" are two tales that reflect diversity in children's books.

This mom knew her daughter had a rare birth defect. She gave her 21 minutes of life

This mom knew her daughter had a rare birth defect. She gave her 21 minutes of life

An Indiana mom and TV news anchor has shared details of the short life of her daughter, Emma Noelle, who was born last week with a rare and fatal birth defect.

See the sweet reason Al Roker always read this 1 book to his kids

See the sweet reason Al Roker always read this 1 book to his kids

In celebration of Brinson and his love of spreading the joys of reading, anchors Dylan Dreyer, Sheinelle Jones and Al Roker decided to donate their favorite books that they read to their own children. Dylan Dreyer's Favorite Kids' Book.

The 20 best baby books and board books for gifts

The 20 best baby books and board books for gifts

At 50, he remains a best-seller and was ranked second among the top picture books of all time in a poll by the School Library Journal (behind Maurice Sendak's “Where the Wild Things Are”).The birthday of a beloved children’s classic got us thinking about the board books and picture books any child needs in her library.

Facebook or Face Time?

Facebook or Face Time?

However, other studies have shown that socially active people use Facebook and similar media not as a substitute for face-to-face interactions but rather to enhance them. This result lends support to the poor-get-richer theory, which states that introverts use social media as an aid toward building real-life relationships.

Thieves steal pot plant with miscarried baby buried in it

Thieves steal pot plant with miscarried baby buried in it

“We put him into the pot and laid the rose on top, and that’s where he lays.” Shae, the mother of baby Vincent, is nine weeks pregnant, but her family fears the stress of losing him again could cause her to miscarry for a fifth time.Source:Facebook We want him home “All I want is for the person who has taken to it to return it,” Ms Tamati said.

'Teen Mom 2' star Leah Messer's daughter hospitalized: 'Keep our girl in your prayers'

'Teen Mom 2' star Leah Messer's daughter hospitalized: 'Keep our girl in your prayers'

Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about LinkedIn Pinterest 'Teen Mom 2' star Leah Messer's daughter hospitalized: 'Keep our girl in your prayers' Leah Messer is reaching out to "Teen Mom 2" fans for emotional support after her 6-year-old daughter, Adalynn Faith Calvert, was hospitalized for a reported infection.

Doctors removed 7 pieces of popcorn from her son's lungs. Now this mom has a message.

Doctors removed 7 pieces of popcorn from her son's lungs. Now this mom has a message.

As the family was snuggled up on a Saturday evening to watch a movie and eat popcorn, Nash had a "small choking episode." "He started breathing quickly after and we didn't see anything come out," Goddard told USA Today of the Feb. 16 incident. Doctors removed six pieces of popcorn from Nash's lungs, Goddard said.

Kindergartner's school photo goes viral and his mom can't help but laugh

Kindergartner's school photo goes viral and his mom can't help but laugh

I was like, 'They let him take a picture like that?!'" Kids create lighthouse in class photo Miles posted the photos on Facebook, writing "I'm so mad right now!" However, once she realized how much people enjoyed the photos, which have been shared more than 40,000 times, she couldn't help but laugh along with everyone else at Drew's funny pose.

Alicia Keys' 4-year-old son got adorably flirty with Taylor Swift

Alicia Keys' 4-year-old son got adorably flirty with Taylor Swift

Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about LinkedIn Pinterest Alicia Keys' 4-year-old son got adorably flirty with Taylor Swift During the show, the awards' cameras spotted Genesis sitting on his dad Swizz Beats' lap while staring and waving at Taylor Swift.

Keira Knightley calls 'Paw Patrol' 'toddler crack' and every parent can relate

Keira Knightley calls 'Paw Patrol' 'toddler crack' and every parent can relate

Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about LinkedIn Pinterest Keira Knightley calls 'Paw Patrol' 'toddler crack' and every parent can relate The Oscar-nominated actress said the children's show is a big hit with her 3-year-old daughter.

Whooping cough vaccine less effective CDC warns

Whooping cough vaccine less effective CDC warns

Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about LinkedIn Pinterest Children less protected by whooping cough vaccine than they once were, CDC warns CDC researchers said the bacteria behind the disease has mutated.

How Do You Keep Passion Alive? It's Not Rocket Science

How Do You Keep Passion Alive? It's Not Rocket Science

Justin Lehmiller : Do you have any insight or advice that you would share with regard to how couples can improve sexual communication in their relationship when it comes to getting what they want or initiating sex?

'Today' show's Savannah Guthrie has genius mom hack to get stuff done without screen time

'Today' show's Savannah Guthrie has genius mom hack to get stuff done without screen time

Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about LinkedIn Pinterest 'Today' show's Savannah Guthrie has genius mom hack to get stuff done without screen time The 47-year-old "Today" show personality joked that tequila is her go-to mom product.

Chrissy Teigen celebrates son Miles' 'graduation' from wearing corrective helmet

Chrissy Teigen celebrates son Miles' 'graduation' from wearing corrective helmet

Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about LinkedIn Pinterest Chrissy Teigen celebrates son Miles' 'graduation' from wearing corrective helmet Miles had been wearing a helmet to accommodate a slightly misshapen head – a condition known as plagiocephaly or "flat head syndrome." Post to Facebook Sent!

Jessica Alba permanently honors three kids with a sweet constellation of ink

Jessica Alba permanently honors three kids with a sweet constellation of ink

Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about LinkedIn Pinterest Jessica Alba permanently honors three kids with a sweet constellation of ink The actress and Honest Company founder showed off new tattoos on Instagram.

Psychology of the Underdog

Psychology of the Underdog

Consider again that in international relations, weak actors have prevailed against stronger adversaries about 30% of the time.

Principal in PJs reads bedtime stories to kids on Facebook Live. 'This is just more love'

Principal in PJs reads bedtime stories to kids on Facebook Live. 'This is just more love'

Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about LinkedIn Pinterest Principal in PJs reads bedtime stories to kids on Facebook Live. 'This is just more love' CLOSE This school principal virtually tucks her students in every Tuesday night by reading them bedtime stories in her pajamas.

'I left a 7 page note for the babysitter - my husband left a post-it'

'I left a 7 page note for the babysitter - my husband left a post-it'

Tell me I’m not alone?" One of these notes is not like the others... By comparison, Laura showed the note her husband left for the babysitter on a different occasion.

Feeling Lonely? These 3 Ideas Can Help

Feeling Lonely? These 3 Ideas Can Help

A 2018 CIGNA study showed that loneliness is currently a public health crisis: Nearly half of Americans feel lonely. You'll see how the process of powerfully engaging in a few acts of self-care can help you feel more loved and connected.

Rihanna's new music gets first listen by a baby and fans are jealous

Rihanna's new music gets first listen by a baby and fans are jealous

thank you @jennnrosales and @the_aa for blessing my day a lil mo A post shared by badgalriri (@badgalriri) on Mar 11, 2019 at 4:07pm PDT Rosales, Rihanna's longtime friend, also shared the photo of her child and captioned it: "When tia @badgalririgives you the first listen." OK great, now that all the sentimental, mushy stuff is out of the way, what does the baby think of Ri Ri's new music?!

10-year-old’s adorable handwritten note to Qantas boss goes viral

10-year-old’s adorable handwritten note to Qantas boss goes viral

In an adorable letter shared to Facebook by the Australian airline, Alex asks Qantas chief executive Alan Joyce how best to start up his company.

Facebook To Act On Wrong Vaccine Info

Facebook To Act On Wrong Vaccine Info

First, it will lower the ranking of groups and pages that spread misinformation about vaccinations in its News Feed and Search options, according to Monika Bickert, Facebook's vice president of global policy management, CNN reported.

Smoking one cigarette a day during pregnancy can double risk of baby's sudden death

Smoking one cigarette a day during pregnancy can double risk of baby's sudden death

Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about LinkedIn Pinterest Smoking one cigarette a day during pregnancy can double risk of baby's sudden death A study in the journal Pediatrics analyzed 19,000 unexpected infant deaths, finding smoking during pregnancy doubles the chance of SUID.

Son helps his 'sad dad' sell doughnuts after tweeting about empty shop

Son helps his 'sad dad' sell doughnuts after tweeting about empty shop

Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about LinkedIn Pinterest Son helps his 'sad dad' sell doughnuts after tweeting about empty shop Billy's Donuts wasn't getting much business.

April the giraffe is ready to be a mama again at any moment and we're riveted

April the giraffe is ready to be a mama again at any moment and we're riveted

Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about LinkedIn Pinterest April the giraffe is ready to be a mama again at any moment and we're riveted The public can keep updated on the giraffe's pregnancy at Animal Adventure Park through social media and a live YouTube feed.

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