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Reading Study Help

Make a Book Square!

If your third grader is having difficulty sequencing events in a story, try creating this book square. It's a fun way to highlight important story details and put them in a logical order.

Green Eggs and Ham Recipe!

Try this delicious and nutritious recipe for Green Eggs and Ham, inspired by Dr. Seuss's classic story of Sam I Am.

Craft Fizzing Bath Soaps

When baking soda is mixed with citric acid, a bubbling reaction takes place. Help your child experiment with mixing some acid and baking soda by making these homemade bath bombs!

Make Clay Idioms a "Piece of Cake"!

Idioms, words or phrases that have figurative meanings different from their literal ones, can be found everywhere from the books we read to our everyday conversations. Idioms are also inspiration for this fun, hands-on activity!

Categories Game

Looking for an on-the-go game that can be played anywhere, anytime? Put down the hangman and tic-tac-toe. Here's a new one for the family!

Draw Horrible Homophones

Work on homophones and spelling with this imaginative activity where your child can doodle or draw some silly things all in the name of learning!

Drawing Characters

Add some artsy fun to your child's next reading adventure by letting her draw the characters.

Create a Venn Diagram Creature!

Venn diagrams provide a perfect starting point for your child to brainstorm ways that two ideas or objects are similar or different. Introduce your child to this technique by helping her create a Venn diagram fantasy creature!

Step Inside the Story!

Help your young reader remember the important details from the last book he read by keeping a journal. The next book report will be a breeze!

Play "I Caught You!" An Early Reading Game

Work on reading fluency with your child. This fun game will even engage her concentration skills without her knowing.