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Reading:

A parents guide to helping their child to read.
http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/document/brochure/earlyreading

Manatee County Schools Library and Online Resources: Kindergarten-High School
Parent, Family, and Teacher Resources, recommended book lists, Internet resources
A wealth of information!
http://www.manatee.k12.fl.us/sites/library_resources/index.htm

 Reading is Fundamental
 A Parent's Guide for ages 5-8. Building children's literacy and love of reading at home,
 choosing books, and building good reading foundations.
 http://www.rif.org/parents/5_8.mspx

  Reading Rockets: Offers a wealth of reading strategies for families, teachers, and other professionals.
  It includes webcasts,  podcasts, and videos on helping children.
 http://www.readingrockets.org

  Florida Department of Education
 Just Read Families offers parenting tools, activities for kids, library links, recommended reading lists,  
 articles on developing children's reading skills,etc.
 http://www.justreadfamilies.org

 Reading Books list: (Grades 2 and 3)
 Books recommended by Brevard County for summer reading. (Good list for anytime).
 Includes Title, summary of story and author. Check it out! We have read some of the books in class.
http://www.brevard.k12.fl.us/portals/parents/pdf/summer_Reading_2-3.pdf

Reading Matrix: Wonderful resource providing specific comprehension activities
http://www.readingmatrix.com/directory/pages

School Home Links Reading Kits (Grades K,1,2,3)
includes reading, literacy, writing and book activities
Entire kits for each grade level can be downloaded for free or by individual activities
Scroll to the bottom for link to grade levels
http://www.ed.gov/pubs/CompactforReading/tablek.html


Mrs. Waltke's Reading website: An awesome teacher website jam packed  with ideas!
It has lots of links for parents and students.
http://classroom.jc-schools.net/waltkek/index.html

Willis Media Center: Information for parents and students, references and research, professional resources
award winning books, reading websites, and online news for student access
http://library.manatee.k12.fl.us/common/welcome.jsp?site=505