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RAR #149: Keeping Up with Advanced Readers, Colleen Kessler

RAR #149: Keeping Up with Advanced Readers, Colleen Kessler

Update: 2020-03-09
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If you have a gifted, twice-exceptional, or advanced reader, this episode is for you. Today I'm chatting with Colleen Kessler of Raising Lifelong Leaners. A gifted specialist and mother of her own gifted and twice-exceptional kids, Colleen understands the challenges of connecting advanced readers with books...















... and the challenges that arise when your advanced reader can read anything, but isn't emotionally ready to have free reign at the library.







In this episode, you'll hear:







* what to do when your kids can read "older" books, when you know they aren't ready for the content* Book recommendations that feature gifted or twice-exceptional kids* The answer to whether your child can read too much (we know... it sounds like a good problem to have, but it can be a struggle!)







I also answer two listener questions about finding books for sensitive kids, and great book series for young, voracious readers.







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RAR #149: Keeping Up with Advanced Readers, Colleen Kessler

RAR #149: Keeping Up with Advanced Readers, Colleen Kessler

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