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Learn All Year Long

Learn All Year Long

Learn All Year Long

Kids and teens should read and write even when they are out of school. Why is this so important?

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Read for My Summer

Read for My Summer

Beat the summer heat with engaging activities from ReadWriteThink.org.

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Parent & Afterschool Resources

ReadWriteThink has a variety of resources for out-of-school use. Visit our Parent & Afterschool Resources section to learn more.

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Create Trading Cards for Favorite Characters

 

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Create Trading Cards for Favorite Characters

Grades 3 – 5
Activity Time 20 to 30 minutes per character
Publisher International Reading Association
 

Activities & Projects

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Activities & Projects

Grades   2 – 8  |  Activity & Project

Summer Trading Cards

Children can dive deeper into summer reading by using the interactive Trading Card Creator tool. They’ll examine a favorite character and write a new story for him or her.

 

Grades   K – 2  |  Activity & Project

Friendship: Exploring Similarities and Differences

After reading a book about friendship, children will reflect on one of their own friendships and look at how they are like their friends and maybe how they are different.

 

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Games & Tools

Grades   3 – 8  |  Game & Tool

Trading Card Creator

Children can use Trading Card Creators to answer questions about a book character’s appearance and actions, and to probe for thoughts, feelings, and motivations.

 

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Tips & How-To's

Grades   4 – 8  |  Tip & How-To

Tackle the Summer Reading List Together

Help your child keep up with the school’s summer reading list.

 

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