Activities to boost your beginning reader's knowledge
A good knowledge base is key to your child's reading skills.
Reading basics (2-3)
Find out if your second or third grader is on track.
Word family flip book
How you can help at home: Have your child create this fun flip book to practice reading.
Make a story map
How you can help at home: In this activity your child sequences the beginning, middle and end of a story.
Fun ways to read with your child
You have a big influence on your child when you read together. Learn how to make the most of this special time.
Keep reading skills strong over the summer
Keep your child's reading skills from getting rusty over the break with these activities.
Your second grader and language arts
Second graders learn strategies to decode unfamiliar words and figure out their meanings.
Our book lists for kids, grades K-5
Browse by grade level to find great books for your child recommended by our panel of children's book experts.