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Take Summer Reading High-Tech

Taking Summer Reading High-Tech In this final post on summer reading strategies, taking summer reading high-tech will be the focus.  Technology is a big motivator for children and if you can combine reading and technology it creates a win-win situation.   Between iPads, eReaders like the Nook and Kindle, and reading tablets like the Leap Pad and Innotab, there are many different ways that you

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How to Implement Summer Reading at Home

Summer Reading Strategies – How to Implement Summer Reading at Home It is very important to set aside time for children to read over the summer months.  Even if you are on the road or your schedule is more relaxed, it is important to set aside a portion of each day for your child to read.  Some may find it easier to designate a

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Summer Fun at the Library

Summer Fun at the Library The second part in our summer reading strategies series is about having fun learning and reading at the library.  Going to the library is a great way to spend those stormy or blistering hot summer days.  Many libraries around the country offer free and fairly extensive summer reading and activity programs.  My local library offers a summer kick off

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School Summer Reading Suggestions

School Summer Reading Strategies During the summer months, students ,  if they do not continue with reading and reinforcing skills.   This is commonly referred to as the “summer slide.”  It is important to find ways that you can encourage and engage your child in reading over the summer. One way children can practice reading is by using the school’s suggested online reading programs that

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