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Our web widgets allow you to provide fresh Reading Rockets content on your organization's website or your blog. The content updates automatically, allowing your readers to access great resources as soon as they've been published. And, the widgets are very easy to add — just click, copy, embed.


We offer nine different widgets, including Reading Tip of the Day, Daily Lit Quiz, Children's Books & Authors, Teaching Reading, and Resources for Parents. See all widgets >

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Let others know about Reading Rockets and help us spread the word about the importance of reading! When linking to, please use one of the following examples.

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Embed the Reading Rockets anniversary web badge

In 2011, we celebrated 10 years of launching young readers! Embed one of these web badges onto your blog or website, link to Reading Rockets, and let your readers know about our great, free resources.


Distribute flyers, guides, and articles

Feel free to print out and distribute our flyers, brochures, and bookmarks. They are useful for Back to School nights, inservice meetings, PTA meetings, and in folders that go home with students.

You're also welcome to download and distribute the free guides in our Reading Guides section, and to print out and distribute most of the Reading Rockets articles you find on this site.

Public service announcements

Reading Rockets has created 30-second public service announcements featuring celebrities Morgan Freeman, Reba McIntire, Molly Ringwald, Vivica Fox, and Al Roker. The lighthearted video spots encourage parents to read with their children. You are welcome to broadcast the public service announcements or include them on your website.

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