Create a Summer Reading Plan

We all know how important reading is and most parents know this too. Summer reading is essential for kids! Many experts note that most young readers backslide during the summer. That doesn’t need to be the case. The way I encourage my kids to read is by helping them to create a Summer Reading box. If they bring back the box to me with their summer reading log completed, I let them choose a prize. You can get awesome party favor prizes at the dollar tree or buy something like this on amazon:

Here are some of my recommendations for each grade level. Enjoy!

Preschoolers entering Kindergarten


Kindergarten entering First Grade

First Grade entering Second Grade

Second Grade entering Third Grade