The Borrowers: Mary Norton, Beth Krush, Joe Krush: Age Range: 9 - 12 years, Grade Level: 4 - 7
Creative book & activity idea to go with "The Borrowers" & "Secret World of Arrietty" -- be a borrower in your own home and fashion inventions with items from around the house!
Directed by Peter Hewitt. With John Goodman, Jim Broadbent, Mark Williams, Celia Imrie. A secret family of four-inch people living inside the walls of a house must save their home from an evil real estate developer.
67 Books Every Parent Should Read to Their Kids Before Age 10 - I wouldn't read all these books to my kids, but it's a pretty good list. I'd also add a few, like The Great Brain books.