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  • Reading and Learning All Summer Long
    Our "beach bag" of reading and hands-on activities for families. Dive in!
  • Our 2015 Big Summer Booklist
    Our favorite fiction and nonfiction for a summer full of stories
  • Heroes in Action!
    Explore what it means to be a hero with our newest Reading Adventure Pack
  • Summer Science
    Books and hands-on activities for curious kids
  • Summer Writing
    Nature journals, a poetree, recipes and more fun ideas to exercise writing muscles
  •  Adventures in Summer Learning
    How families and educators in DC, Detroit and Boston are stopping the "summer slide"
  • 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
  •  Target the Problem!
    Understanding a child's reading problems — and practical ways to help
Reciprocal Teaching

Students learn to guide group discussions using four strategies: summarizing, question generating, clarifying, and predicting. Watch reciprocal teaching in action.

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.

"The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more you learn, the more places you'll go." — Dr. Seuss