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Take ACTion to support your young reader by implementing these three tips.

1. Access

  • Kids need access to books outside of school.
  • Create a library at home for your child. Fill this home library with their favorite books and magazines.
  • Children need access to books that contain characters that reflect their own identity and experiences.

2. Choice

  • Kids read more when they choose what they read.
  • Let your child choose a place to read where they are comfortable and can focus.
  • Let your child help choose the time when they read every day.

3. Time

  • Practice makes a great reader! Kids need time to read every single day, in and out of school.
  • Reading 20 minutes each night will help your child grow as a reader.
  • Kids need time to read each and every day over the summer.