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Sophia Reading

Kumon Staff Pick: Fever, 1793

RRL Title: Fever, 1793 by Laurie Halse Anderson
Grade/Kumon Level of Book: 9-12/H – 7
Why do you personally enjoy this book?
Fever, 1793 is a moving work of historical fiction that, once begun, is a hard one to put down. While it is a quick read, the character development is such that readers can

Dr Seuss

Happy “Read Across America Day!” Kick-off by Celebrating Dr. Seuss’ Birthday

Every year at the beginning of March, children across the country kick-off National Reading Month. They start by celebrating by celebrating the birthday of the beloved Dr. Seuss and the many characters that have been immortalized in his children’s books across the globe. “Read Across America Day” is an annual reading program that calls for

Mother reading to daughter on her lap outside

6 Oral Reading Tips for Parents

According to the National Center for Education statistics, only 53 percent of children age three to five are read to daily by a family member. Children who are read to at home enjoy a substantial advantage over children who are not. That starts from infancy and continues throughout schooling.

It is essential for children

Elementary kids outside

5 Books to Read for Black History Month

February is Black History Month, an opportunity to teach your children about the historical accomplishments and struggles of African Americans. By connecting children with history, they’ll gain a better understanding of the world they live in and develop compassion for other people.
Taken from the Kumon Recommended Reading List, below is a collection of inspirational