New research shows that parent involvement is the key to making summer reading effective, especially for struggling readers. So help parents get involved in their students’ success by sending home our summer reading handout. The handout is available for download in English and in Spanish.

You can also send home book lists to help parents choose good books for their kids to read. For ideas, check out our list of Newbery Award winners for parents and kids to read together, or this list of 31 favorite kids’ books.

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