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School Literacy & Culture’s 2020 Holiday Gift Guide

Our Top 20 Stay Home, Stay Safe, Have Fun PicksFor children 4 – 8 years old Welcome to the 2020 School Literacy & Culture Holiday Gift Guide! 2020… what a year! It is hard to believe that we welcomed the … Continue reading

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School Literacy & Culture’s 2018 Gift Guide: Our Top 25 STEAM Picks

Gifts to inspire Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math learning in young children Welcome to the 2018 SLC Holiday Gift Guide! We hope this post finds you gearing up for the holiday season, planning big meals for family and friends … Continue reading

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School Literacy & Culture’s 2017 Gift Guide: Gifts for Play Around the Home

Play Around the Home: Gifts for Where Children Spend Their Time Welcome to the 2017 SLC Holiday Gift Guide! We hope this post finds you embracing the holiday season with Thanksgiving just around the corner and the promise of precious … Continue reading

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Listening for the Stories

Like hundreds of thousands of Houstonians, our team at Rice University’s School Literacy and Culture program returned to work this week for the first time after Hurricane Harvey’s catastrophic weather event ravaged our city.  We came in jeans and tennis … Continue reading

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Program Feature: Writing Across the Curriculum

While it is easy to think of writing as its own “subject,” in reality writing is crucial across disciplines and areas of life. When developed and harnessed effectively, the symbolic thinking skills, confidence, motor skills, inventiveness and more that children … Continue reading

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