Everyone loves summer—except reading teachers. Kids take a holiday from books and those with limited access to books lose ground to their peers. You may have thought there’s nothing you can do about it, but there is. No More Summer-Reading Loss shows how to ensure that readers continue to grow year round.
School-based practitioners Carrie Cahill and Kathy Horvath join with renowned researchers Anne McGill-Franzen and Dick Allington to help you make summer readers out of every student. You’ll stop summer-reading loss as they help you:
- identify practices that inadvertently contribute to it
- understand the research on its implications and its prevention
- take research-based action with 8 instructional strategies.
Building independence. Keeping kids on grade-level. Closing the achievement gap. These are just a few of the valuable outcomes that No More Summer-Reading Loss can support. Most importantly, it will help you pass on a love of reading and gives readers confidence.