EVERY STUDENT IN GEORGIA SHOULD READ EVERY DAY THIS SUMMER FOR AT LEAST 15-30 MINUTES!
Students in grades 6-8 should read 5 fiction books and 5 non-fiction books.
Research shows that students who read over the summer do not have any reading loss and acutally show growth in their reading ablility!
What have you got to lose?! Pick up a book and read this summer!
Below is a resource that will give students in Georgia free access to over 8,000 books through August 31, 2015:
Through a partnership between Get Georgia Reading- Georgia Campaign for Grade Level Reading and myON, all educators, librarians, students and parents in Georgia have free access to over 8,000 enhanced digital books from myON through August 30th. To start accessing these books, click here and follow the instructions.
Visit your local library this summer and check out some books!