Hold on, here we go!
Next stop, knowledge!
How can you help your student become a lifelong reader?
- The Daily Read:
Make reading a daily activity by reading to, or with, your child for 20 minutes
- Fast and Fun Reads:
Use magazines, newspapers, comic books, recipes, TV schedules, travel guides,
and road signs as reading opportunities, wherever you are and whatever you and
your child are doing.
- The Movie or the
Book: Rent videos or DVDs on a topic that your child is interested in. Find
books on a similar topic.
- Read and Ride:
Listen to books on tape or CD while traveling by car. Or bring a personal player
with earphones for your child to listen to books while on a train or
- Read and Chat: Talk
about what your child is reading. Ask questions about the characters or what
happens in the story.
- Thank you for your
support in making reading and the goals of READ 180 important at home as well as
in the classroom.