2020 Summer Reading Resources
Welcome to 2020 Summer Reading Resources. We hope these resources will help families develop strategies for encouraging their students to participate in summer reading activities and strengthen their reading skills.
Oakwood Schools teachers, curriculum specialists and staff members from the Wright Memorial Public Library compiled these optional learning opportunities.
Join Oakwood Schools Kathy Jabir June 11 from 7-8 p.m. as she presents games, activities, & strategies parents can use with their elementary-age children to combat learning loss. To register for the virtual event go to the Wright Memorial Public Library.
Be sure and visit the Harman Library page for additional resources and information from Media Specialist Mrs. Ford
Scholastic Learn at Home for Grades PreK - K
Scholastic provides four weeks of lessons based on bugs, animals, hygiene, trucks and other topics that will appeal to your youngster. The Play Starters for each week provide 20 simple ideas for playing with a purpose.
Here are a few ideas of fun ways to include reading and writing in your summer days:
- Write about your reading in your Writer’s Notebooks you picked up at school.
- Make a journal or diary about your daily or weekly activities. Add pictures!
- Try and read 20 minutes a day. Write about your reading.
- Send a letter or email to a friend, relative or teacher.
Scholastic Learn at Home offers day-by-day projects to keep kids reading thinking and growing. Resources for parents and educators.
The Wright Memorial Public Library offers a number of programs for students of all ages. For details on these programs and more information on all of the programming available this summer at the library, visit the Wright Memorial Public Library website.
Storyline Online - professional performers reading books aloud for K-4 grade students