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Find expert reading strategies and useful tips to help introduce children to the wonderful world of reading on their own with I Can Read!

6 Tips to Get Your Child Reading This Summer

      It’s summertime! Families everywhere are looking forward to a well deserved break from the routine of school. While everyone loves the sunshine and smiles that come around this time of year, it’s important to remember the “summer slump” or the common decline of academic achievement that happens …

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5 Lessons to Learn From I Can Read Books!

  New research shows that what children hear at a young age through reading aloud is likely to help shape their perspectives and how they act. Take advantage of this by finding great books to read aloud that teach your children great lessons while having fun! 1. To be themselves: …

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Lovely, Silly Poems for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is full of candy heart, paper cards, and poems! You can introduce poetry to kids at an early age with the help of children’s poetry. Jack Prelutsky is a popular children’s poet who was also the nation’s first children’s poet laureate, and his I Can Read! collection It’s …

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6 Things You Might Not Know About Paddington Bear!

Paddington is available in I Can Read! for the very first time. Did you read the Paddington books growing up? Chances are you, you did! Maybe you watched the television show or had a Paddington stuffed bear as well. That’s because Paddington Bear has been around for over 50 years …

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7 Steps for Sharing Spooky Stories with Beginning Readers

Halloween is right around the corner! Here are seven spooky tips for reading with your kiddos this holiday:

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5 Reading Tips for Back to School

A new school year means a whole new schedule and routine for families. Below are some tips to keep reading front and center as your children head back to school!

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Finding the Perfect Book for Your Child: A Guide to I Can Read!™ Levels

One of a child’s proudest achievements is learning how to read, and one of a parent’s proudest achievements is guiding the child from reading together to reading alone.

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Classroom Activity Ideas: My First I Can Read! Books

The My First books in the I Can Read! series tell stories that new and emerging readers love because the stories are relatable. The characters in the books at this level are often experiencing the same types of events the children at this age level may be experiencing. Below are …

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Your Child Is Starting to Read Independently. Now What?

When your child advances through the I Can Read! reading levels and becomes a more confident reader, it’s a proud moment for any parent. But it’s also an important time for parents to make sure their children get the help they may need.

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Get Caught Reading!

It’s never too early to introduce your child to the world of reading. A good place to start is by creating a home environment where reading is not only enjoyed, but is part of everyday life. Here are some simple ways to make it easier and more fun for your …

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