Summer Reading Resources

Summer reading is critical to continue the progress all students have made during the school year. If a child has been struggling with reading, summer reading is even more important. This white-paper from Lexile.com has some statistics and ideas to prevent the loss. Stop_Summer_Academic_Loss

 

Online links to resources for parents and students

 

 

Online Text for Reading

  • SummerReads — available text and support for many levels of readers. The text includes questions and opportunities to have discussions or writing activities with children as well.
  • Beginning Reads — text for beginning readers
  • National Geographic   — online articles and information from National Geographic for Kids
  •  Time for Kids   Online articles and information from Time for Kids
  • Smithosonian for Kids  Articles and information

Apps for Practice with  Reading Skills:

Handouts regarding importance of summer reading