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

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Make the Most of Reading Aloud

 

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Make the Most of Reading Aloud

Grades K – 2
Publisher

International Reading Association

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

Games & Tools

Tips & How-To's

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.

 

Grades   K – 2  |  Activity & Project

Letís Go on a Reading Hunt!

In this activity, children go on a hunt for places where they can read and enjoy books: on a family road trip, at the pool, at the doctorís office.

 

Grades   K – 2  |  Activity & Project

Acting Out with Mother Goose

Act out a story after reading it. Work together to create a script and make costumes and props. Then invite others to watch and hear your story!

 

Grades   K – 2  |  Activity & Project

Write Summer Alphabet Books

Show children a fun way to practice their ABCs using summer words in an alphabet book.

 

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Games & Tools

Grades   3 – 8  |  Game & Tool

Fractured Fairy Tales

The Fractured Fairy Tales tool lets children play with three familiar fairy tales, changing many things including setting, characters, point of view, and plot.

 

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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.

 

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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

Books With a Playlist

Share your musical heritage with kids this summer and get inspired by four stories about family, jazz, and the relationships that last a lifetime.

 

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