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  • Our 2015 Big Summer Booklist
    Our favorite fiction and nonfiction for a summer full of stories
  • Get Ready for Summer!
    Read. Talk. Explore! Booklists and activities for a season of learning
  • Wow! Oceans!
    Celebrate World Ocean Day with books and hands-on activities
  • Heroes in Action!
    Explore what it means to be a hero with our newest Reading Adventure Pack
  • Listen Up! Audio Books for Summer
    Dozens of our favorite audio books, perfect for car trips and hot, lazy days
  • Everyday Conversations
    Activities to encourage speech & language development
  •  Adventures in Summer Learning
    How families and educators in DC, Detroit and Boston are stopping the "summer slide"
  • Our Green World
    Fiction and nonfiction books, hands-on activities, apps and kid-friendly websites
  •  Target the Problem!
    Understanding a child's reading problems — and practical ways to help
Transition Words

Help your students improve the flow and coherence of their writing with thoughtful use of transition words. Include our transition word guide in your students' writing folders so they have a handy reference as they write their drafts.

Classroom Strategies

Growing young readers: what matters in early literacy

Kindergarten Readiness

Kindergarten Readiness

All About Pre-K: How to help our youngest children get ready to read! Video, tip sheets, milestones and more.

Great Teaching

Great Teaching

First Year Teacher: Best practices in K–3 reading and writing instruction (including 10 self-paced course modules).

Parent Engagement

Parent Engagement

Growing Readers: Subscribe to our monthly parent tips and help support your young readers! (In English and Spanish)

Start with a Book

Summer Learning

Start with a Book: Awesome books, activities, apps and more to keep kids reading, talking and exploring.

"There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate's loot on Treasure Island." — Walt Disney