Summer Reading Fun!
It's tough to get kids practicing their academic skills over the summer months when all they want to do is have fun. Get them into a good book, and they won't even notice they're keeping their literacy skills sharp; they'll just be engrossed in a great adventure! In search of some engrossing summer reads for your rising first grader? Look no further. Education.com combed the shelves for this list of brand new titles that will exhilarate, fascinate and, yes... educate. Also, click the picture above to investigate Barnes and Noble Summer Reading Program. Kids can earn a free book!
Chicago Public Library's Explore and Roar program is a fun and FREE program for the students to participate in. All students were introduced to the program with a visit from CPL early June. It is a great motivational program for young readers.