TEACH YOUR CHILD TO READ - Looking for some books to read out loud to older kids? This is such a fantastic list with suggestions straight from moms! Super Effective Program Teaches Children Of All Ages To Read.
The Goonies One of my all-time favorite movies as a kid. I remember watching it on the back porch of my great-uncle's house on the Ohio River with my cousins one summer. My whole family loves it and we have a recurring joke about "that kid from Goonies.
Kick Like a Girl is a 25-minute HBO documentary that follows a team of 8 yo girls who, having devastated all competition the previous two years, decides to get more challenge by playing in the boys division. The team is coached by soccer mom Jenny Mackenzie, a 40ish PhD Social worker turned filmmaker who also directed and wrote the documentary. Apparently the team's games were filmed in Salt Lake City in 2005, but it took several years to complete and distribute the project.