Read at Home!

Top Five Reasons to Read at Home:

1. The more you read, the better you get at it!

2. It will improve your fluency and comprehension.

3. Reading will expand your vocabulary.

4. The more you read, the more you know.

5. It's fun!

Tips for Parents:

1. Help your child find their "just right" books. Use their Lexile level provided from their NWEA results.

2. Provide your child with a variety of fiction and nonfiction books.

3. Make books special. Visit the library and buy books as gifts.

4. Read to your child. Encourage your child to read to you, a sibling, even the family pet!

5. As you read, ask your child questions about the book. After, have them retell the most important events from the story.

Check out these great questions to discuss or write about after reading: