READING RESOURCES

 

Brevard County Libraries – Locate the library nearest you, find activities and games for kids, read books online, subscribe to their newsletter and more.

Word Decoding & Phonics Support – Tips for parents and volunteers to help kids learn to decode words and use phonics to better their reading skills.

Reading Rockets – ideas and inspiration to teach reading or help struggling readers, helpful articles and ideas from industry experts, fun stuff and more!

Reading Disabilities – the latest news and resources to help children with learning challenges such as Dyslexia, ADHD and more.

Teach Your Monster to Read – an award winning, free online application concentrating on Phonics and skill-building.

Elementary School Apps – 12 apps that support reading skills for elementary school children, encouraging practice at home and a further love of reading.


BOOK LIST SUGGESTIONS

 

Brevard Schools Summer Reading Lists – A variety of book selections by age that keep children involved in reading during summer school breaks. The site offers a fun Bingo Card parents can download to keep track of books students read, as well as other book list links.

Read to Me International – Favorite read aloud books recommended by age and subject matter. The site provides helpful links to purchase favorites on Amazon.com

Goodreads – a comprehensive list of children’s books with ratings and comments from members on the site. Goodreads is a good site to read book summaries and find what’s popular.

100 Greatest Books for Kids – Scholastic provides readers’ picks for the best kids books by age and category.

Common Sense Media – Get age-appropriate information about the books kids want to read.


OTHER RESOURCES

 

Bedtime Math – this is a great site to not only make math fun by providing ideas on making it interactive, but it’s a good resource for the Read Aloud “Math Moments” that are part of the Rolling Readers program.

PBS Kids – A site full of games, videos, e-books and more to stimulate reading and interactive fun.