Parents: Raise a Reader Blog

Introducing two new blogs from Scholastic Parents! In the Raise a Reader blog, get reading help for kids of all ages. In the Learning Toolkit blog, get quick and easy tips for supporting your child’s learning at home.

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Parents: Raise a Reader Blog

Parents: Raise a Reader Blog

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10 kids' books that reflect modern families.

10 Books About Modern Families

Cozy up with your kids and a nice COLD weather book (or movie) this summer! Click for suggestions.

Must-Read Cold-Weather Books for Hot Summer Months (& Movies to Match!)

Learn more about Readers Theater and how it can enhance literacy skills.

Using Reader's Theater With Kids, Part 2

Books and tips to help ease your child's anxiety about flying.

6 Books About Plane Travel, Plus Tips for a Smooth Ride

5 free printables to get your child writing after reading these 5 suggested books.

5 Free Printables to Get Your Kids Writing After They Read

10 recommended reading apps for kids entering kindergarten.

10 Great Reading Apps for Kids Going Into Kindergarten

10 books to get the ultimate non-reader reading.

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Use Reader's Theater to encourage your child to love literature! Click for details.

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Check out 20 children's books from our childhood.

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5 fun board games that require reading.

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6 patriotic board books to share with your toddler this 4th of July.

Patriotic Board Books

Children's books for kids who won't stop complaining.

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10 great 4th of July picture books to read with your kids.

10 Fourth of July Picture Books

8 fun reads to get your kids excited about heading off to camp.

Summer Camp-Themed Children's Books

Get your middle-grade reader in the Independence Day spirit with these 5 books.

5 Must-Read July 4th Books for Older Readers

9 funny, quirky books perfect for modern dads with just a little edge.

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This magic trick and prank book will get your child interested in reading. Click for more.

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6 tips for starting your own family library night.

Family Library Night

Print this thank-you note template for your child to fill out and present to his or her teacher.

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Try this fun sight-word game with your budding reader.

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Sneak in reading time while your kids are playing this summer with these cool and crafty Klutz titles.

Read & Paint: Klutz Nail Art for Poolside Summer Fun With Friends

Teach your preschooler literacy through play with these simple tips.

Teaching Preschoolers to Read

10 books about military history for kids. #MemorialDay

Sacrifice and Honor: Military History Books for Kids

6 quick ways to get a sense of what your kids are reading without actually reading the book.

Is That Book Okay for Your Child to Read? 6 Tips for Busy Parents

Change-up your bedtime reading routine with a bedtime book fair! Click for details.

Bedtime Book Fair: The Best Bedtime Ever