Wednesday, July 23, 2014
The Importance of Summer Reading
By having your child continue reading throughout the summer, you will help develop life-long reading habits and also help maintain literacy skills that have been taught during the school year. Studies show that children who read regularly over the summer demonstrate improved academic performance once they return to school in September. There are many ways you can help your child continue the reading habit during the summer months:
So be sure your children read this summer!
Students who track their reading in their log will receive special treats each time they visit the Jefferson Market Library. Students are also welcome to track online at www.summerreading.org (this works well for those who might be leaving town).
Click here for Summer Reading Lists.
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