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Looking for a fun, educational, end of the year mini project that will have lasting results?
Research has concluded that children who do not read during the summer can lose up to three months of reading progress. This loss has a cumulative, long-term effect.
This lesson and activities will actively engage students as to why summer reading is critical for next school year.
"The kiddo's loved this."
"Great, fun way to demonstrate the importance of summer reading."
Who: Any Grade
What: Importance of Summer Reading
When: End of the school year
Where: Classroom and Outside
Why: Prevent learning loss over the summer
Suggested Time Frame
Day 1: Introduction and Anticipatory Set
Day 2: Complete Activity
Day 3: Complete Activity
Day 4: Printables:
Helpful Tips for Parents
Online Reading Resources