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Welcome to Rolling Prairie Readers!

Our mission is to
create a community of lifelong learners
where parents inspire
and empower their children
to follow their passions
and use their unique gifts
to make the world a better place.

We are passionate about:

  • learning through play,
  • making the most of family time,
  • and reading good books!

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Why Your Family NEEDS a Philosophy of Education

Why Your Family NEEDS a Philosophy of Education

True confession: I LOVE back to school season. I’m all about brand-new crayons and notebooks, clean backpacks, and a stash of unused glue sticks. Are you getting ready for a new school year? Here’s the ONE thing you must do before the kids head back to school! Whether...

19 Moon Books for Kids

19 Moon Books for Kids

The Apollo 11 50th anniversary is coming up, and you know we are celebrating with a list of moon books for kids! This booklist has it all -- from non-fiction fact books about the moon's role in our solar system to biographies of the astronauts and scientists who made...

Summer Slide Prevention Tips for Parents

Summer Slide Prevention Tips for Parents

Are you looking for summer slide prevention tips? Help your kids keep their academic skills sharp by making learning fun all summer long! What is the Summer Slide? The human brain is not meant to retain every piece of information it ever encounters. In fact, our...

18 Human Body Books for Kids

18 Human Body Books for Kids

Are you teaching your children about the different parts of their body? These 18 human body books will bring learning to life for your kids! You can also scroll down to see some of our favorite human body resources for kids of all ages. (For more 40 more science...

Summer Learning for Kids {FREE Printables}

Summer Learning for Kids {FREE Printables}

Summer is here! Are you ready? These practical tips about summer learning for kids will help you set up a season full of fun, hands-on play. Whether you have toddlers, preschoolers, or school-age kids, you can make this summer the best one yet! Name Your Why Are you a...

Red, White, and Blue Busy Box for Kids

Red, White, and Blue Busy Box for Kids

Are you looking for quiet activities for your toddler or preschooler this summer? Our red, white, and blue busy box might be just the thing for your family! If you've been around the Rolling Prairie Readers community for any length of time, you know I'm a big fan of...

Visit the Resource Library!

If you want to connect with your kids through play and make learning FUN at home, this is the place to be! (Everything is FREE.)

Here’s what you’ll find as our library grows:

  • short video trainings
  • reading logs & book lists 
  • printable checklists & guides
  • FUN learning ideas for kiddos ages 2-6