READING Resources

The Children’s Reading Foundation: The Children’s Reading Foundation believes that everyone – the family, school and community – has an important role in ensuring that all children reap the benefits of reading.


DaybyDayID.orgYou and your child can embark on an adventure together through books and reading and many fun-filled activities every day of the year by accessing the resources available for free from this website. 


MEL Michigan Electronic Library: MeL is the Michigan eLibrary, a 24/7 online library for Michigan residents. MeLCat allows you to order books, audio books, music, movies and other materials and have them delivered to your participating library. Click on the link below for more info.


PBS KIDS Island for Parents & Teachers: Tips and tricks for making reading a fun, easy part of every day life.


Read Aloud: Read Aloud 15 MINUTES is a non-profit organization that is working to make reading aloud every day for at least 15 minutes the new standard in child care.  


Reading Rockets: The programs feature top reading experts, best practices in the classroom, support for struggling learners and how parents can help their kids succeed.


Reading Rockets: Reading Tips for Parents


Scholastic BookFlix: Build a love of learning with paired fiction and non-fiction online. (For grades Pre-K - 3) 


Storyline OnlineThe Screen Actors Guild Foundation records well-known actors reading children’s books and makes graphically dynamic videos so that children around the world can be read to with just the click of a Storyline Online video book image.

Video Spotlight: Bringing Up Baby

Bringing  Up Baby: Uploaded by Reading Rockets on 2014-03-12.