Summer Reading Programs For Children
Summer is on its way – get ready! Students are about to begin their long, hot lazy days of summer and before you know it, the dreaded “summer slide” sets in. It is a known fact that children can lose up to 2 months of reading achievement during the Summer months. Here is a short list of Summer reading programs for you and your children to enjoy.
- Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge. Are you ready to take a reading adventure this summer? Let’s get started! (May 8-September 8, 2017) Take weekly challenges & earn rewards. Help set a new reading world record! The theme this year is Happy Camper: Take a Reading Adventure! Throughout the summer, students will log their reading minutes, earn digital rewards, and access fun reading activities. Sign up Here
- Barnes & Noble Summer Reading Program: This Summer, continue to read books! Children in grades 1 – 6 get ready for a Summer of reading adventures! Read any eight books this summer and record them in your Summer Reading Journal . Bring your completed journal to a Barnes & Noble store between May 15th and September 3rd 2018. Choose your FREE reading adventure from the book list featured on the back of the journal.
- Sylvan Book Adventure: Book Adventure is a free, online reading program for children in grades K-8. Kids learn to love reading through interactive tools, games and motivational rewards. At Book Adventure, reading is rewarding! Within the Prize Library, kids can search for a prize they’d like to win or exchange points for a prize they have earned by reading books and answering quiz questions correctly. Register here
- Public Library Summer Reading Program: Some of the best summer reading programs are at your local public library. Every public library has a different summer reading program but almost all of them have rewards and prizes for kids as well as fun events.
Click here for a complete list of summer programs available.
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