Summer Reading

Summer Reading


          "The research is clear that children who don't read during the summer can lose up to three months of reading progress and that loss has a cumulative, long-term effect."


How can parents encourage reading over the summer?


* Regina Public Library, library programs, TD Summer reading program


* Online resources: Tumblebooks or Overdrive (free on the Regina Public Library website) , anyone with a RAZ KIDS account


* Garage sale books


* Have a reading challenge with friends or neighbours


* Pack a book in your backpack, sportsbag or car


* Read different types of text (magazines, newspapers, e-books, novels, recipes, informational books etc.)



Remember to READ! READ! READ!