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

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Help a Child Choose a Book

 

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Help a Child Choose a Book

Grades K – 6
Publisher

International Reading Association

Tip Topic Tips for Reading To or With Kids
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Activities & Projects

Tips & How-To's

Printouts

Podcast Episodes

 

Activities & Projects

Grades   K – 1  |  Activity & Project

Letís Share a Story

Make reading fun and give a playdate a special twist by centering it on a popular childrenís book.

 

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Tips & How-To's

Grades   K – 2  |  Tip & How-To

Make Time for Reading

Itís DEAR time! (Also known as time to Drop Everything and Read). Find out how making time to read with children every day can foster their love of books and help them learn to read.

 

Grades   4 – 8  |  Tip & How-To

Tackle the Summer Reading List Together

Help your child keep up with the schoolís summer reading list.

 

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Printouts

Grades   K – 2  |  Printout  |  Charting Progress

I'm a Reading Star

Encourage an interest in reading by creating a chart to keep track of all the books a child has read. The chart also asks children to rate the books.

 

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Podcast Episodes

Grades   K – 5  |  Podcast Episode

What Should I Read Aloud?

Libraries and bookstores can overwhelm even the most lit-savvy parents and teachers. Listen in as Emily shares a fabulous resource for finding the very best picture books for children.

 

Grades   K – 5  |  Podcast Episode

Chapter Book Series Worth Starting

Emily Manning describes some chapter book series that kids will love and chats with author Nikki Grimes about her writing philosophy.

 

Grades   K – 5  |  Podcast Episode

The Benefits of Repeated Readings

Podcast host Emily Manning and Llama Llama author Anna Dewdney chat about how to read, read, read with kids everywhere.

 

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