Summer Story Selections

Great Summer Read-Alouds for All Ages

Great Summer Read-Alouds for All Ages During the summer months, bedtime is a great time to snuggle up with your children in bed for a read-aloud story.  You can even take turns if your children are independent readers.  Reading aloud helps to build phonemic awareness and decoding skills as well as building an intrinsic desire for reading. Read-Aloud Books by Roald Dahl Roald Dahl

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Tween Story Favorites – Summer Story Selections

Tween Story Favorites To continue our series on summer story selections, this post will focus on tween story favorites for 2014.  Many of the popular tween story favorites may not have a summer theme, but are high quality stories that will get your child to practice their reading while learning from engaging novels. Flush by Carl Hiaasen One of my personal stories is Flush

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Picture Books – Summer Story Selections

Summer Story Selections Picture books are fun reading for all ages.  Despite being called “picture books”, they actually offer both great illustrations as well as engaging stories.  Many times. the stories even involve repetition or rhyme, which is great for early readers. Picture Books One great summer picture book is Just One More by Jennifer Hansen Rolli.  This is a new story that just

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Leveled Reading – Summer Story Selections

Summer Story Selections With longer days and more time in the evening to relax and unwind, summer is a great time to spend those evenings with your children reading.  Reading before bedtime is a great routine that you can start in the summer and then continue once school starts back up.  Starting off your new routine is great with some fun summer reads.  In

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