From tips for readers to recommended books that showcase diversity, get the help you need to rock Read Across America!
From celebrating Read Across America Day, to tips for reading aloud to children, use these ideas to bring the celebration of reading and literacy into your classroom, library, school, and home all year long.
The world—and books—are filled with many different kinds of people. Getting to know them is interesting, exciting, and fun! NEA’s Read Across America has great booklists to help you discover terrific titles to read aloud to engage and inspire your students.
When it comes to summer, reading may not be the first thing—or even in the top ten things—kids have in mind! But reading can be the ideal summer activity. It’s fun, portable, can involve the whole family, and will help your child academically. These resources can help you put good books into kids’ hands and connect them to vibrant summer learning adventures.
Need help finding books to put into the hands of readers? Check out these resources and bring print and online books to qualifying schools and students.
Learning to read takes practice. Loving to read takes enthusiasm. Read with your child often and use these tips to create a sense of enjoyment, wonder, and a passion for reading.
Learn how and why to make room for books and reading together at home with these resources, activities, and information for parents.
How would you feel if you saw even your most reluctant readers curled up with a great book, eager to find out what happens and talk about it with you or a peer? Impossible you say? Not so.
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