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Summer is a great time for reading!Summer is here. Studies show that reading for pleasure is one of the leading indicators of success in school, plus it is FUN.... SO.....This Summer.....
READ......On a rainy day
READ.....On the beach
READ....On a bus, train or plane
Need ideas for summer reading?
1. Mrs. Nagel's recommended summer reading titles by grade. Download Summer suggestions 2013
2. Illinois Reader's Choice Award Lists-We vote on our favorite every year...get a head start!
These lists are the Illinois Reader's Choice Award nominees for 2014. They make a wonderful starting point for finding a good book to read this summer. We will be voting for our favorites in February 2014.
NOTE****Incomming Sixth Graders: Required summer reading includes TWO books from the Rebecca Caudill list below and two free choice.
For Grades K-3 Monarch Award List Download 2014 Monarch Award Master List(1)
For Grades 3-5 Blustem Award List Download Bluestem14List
For Grades 4-8 Rebecca Caudill Award List Download 2014 MasterList
3. Other great summer reading lists click here.
Other Ideas for Summer Fun!
Reading clubs, storytimes, movies and more at the Wilmette Public Library. Their summer reading theme is "Have Book, Will Travel." For more information, click here.
The Bookstall in Winnetka has many summer programs click here for their website.
This summer you can........
• Visit the library
• Go to the zoo.
• Read a book!
• Count your books.
• Make a puzzle.
• Have a water balloon toss.
• Design a book cover for your favorite book.
• Go for a hike.
• Try a new sport.
• Plant a garden.
• Keep a journal.
• Write a letter.
• Sing a song.
• Play with your friends.
• Read another book!
• Write a poem.
• Learn a new game.
• Go to the library again!
HAVE FUN AND SEE YOU SOON!