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    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
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    Celebrate World Ocean Day with books and hands-on activities
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    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
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    Activities to encourage speech & language development
  •  Adventures in Summer Learning
    How families and educators in DC, Detroit and Boston are stopping the "summer slide"
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    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
Concept Sort

See how one second grade teacher uses this strategy to introduce vocabulary from the class read-aloud, The Seed Is Sleepy.

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 no frigate like a book, to take us lands away" — Emily Dickinson