Kumon's Summer Reading Challenge Resources

Summer Reading Challenge 

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4 Ways to Encourage Your Child to Read for Fun

Parents play a huge role in raising
strong, confident and independent readers. Once children begin to read on their
own, it can seem easy to stop reading or discussing books with them. However, it’s
important to continue to talk about and recommend books as they get older.

Some children tend


How to Find Books Online—for Free

Summer is kicking off and we know that you’ll be looking for summer reading books for your children. With everything opening back up slowly but surely, libraries may be accessible but incase you’re not comfortable with that just yet, we have you covered. How can your kids read these great books we’ve recommended

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Three Ways to Encourage Reluctant Readers

If you have reluctant readers, you’ve probably heard one or all of the excuses above. While parents are eager for their children to develop a love for reading, getting a reluctant reader to pick up a book, let alone read it, is a big challenge.

“Reading is too hard.”

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How to Instill a Love for Reading in Your Child This Summer

Consistent reading can improve vocabulary and comprehension skills. Encourage the love for reading by incorporating these best practices with your child over the summer.