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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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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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Make Time for Reading

 

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Make Time for Reading

Grades K – 2
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

Let’s Share a Story

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

 

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Tips & How-To's

Grades   K – 2  |  Tip & How-To

Make the Most of Reading Aloud

Learn a few simple read-aloud strategies that can sharpen a child’s emerging reading skills and help you have fun together with a good book.

 

Grades   K – 6  |  Tip & How-To

Help a Child Choose a Book

Help children pick books that spark their interest, leave them feeling accomplished, and ready to hunt for their next book!

 

Grades   K – 3  |  Tip & How-To

How to Act Out a Story

Help a child make a more personal connection with a book by acting out the story and exploring different characters' perspectives.

 

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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

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.

 

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.

 

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