99 Ways to Get Kids to Love Reading: And 100 Books They'll Love

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Crown/Archetype, Apr 14, 2010 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 124 pages
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he author of Parents Who Love Reading, Kids Who Don't now offers a cornucopia of simple, practical tips that will help children--no matter what their age or level of reading ability--learn to read. A separate section identifies books suited to different kinds of readers, such as girls who love horses, teenagers who like rock bands, and computer nuts.


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Good tips about adding more reading opportunities into your child's schedule. The book list at the back of the book does have a wide range of options for all ages and reading abilities. Read full review

Contents

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
INTRODUCTION
TEN REASONS WHY WE MUST HELP OUR KIDS LOVE READING
99 WAYS TO GET KIDS TO LOVE READING
THE TOP TEN TIPS
TIPSFOR PRESCHOOLERSAND BEGINNING READERS
TIPS FOR ELEMENTARYSCHOOL CHILDREN
READINGFRIENDLY ROUTINES AND HOUSES
MYSTERIES THAT ARE COMIC OR INTRIGUING RATHER THAN SCARY
THRILLERS AND HORROR BOOKS THAT ARE VERY SUSPENSEFUL AND SOMETIMES SCARY
SCIENCE FICTION AND FANTASY BOOKS
MAGIC BOOKS LIGHTER IN TONE AND DEALING MORE WITH INTERPERSONAL RELATIONSHIPS THAN TRADITIONAL FANTASY D...
MILITARYWARPILOT BOOKS
BALLET
HORSEBACK RIDING
HUNTING CAMPING SURVIVAL

DEALING WITH TV AND COMPUTERS
KIDS WITH A READING DISABILITY
WHICH BOOKS FOR WHICH KIDS?
SCHOOL TIPS
TIPS FOR TEENAGERS
FINALLY
100 BOOKS THEYLL LOVE
NOTE
FAMILY AND FRIEND BOOKS THAT ARE OPTIMISTIC IMAGINATIVE AND USUALLY END HAPPILY
MORE REALISTIC PROBLEMCENTERED FAMILY AND FRIEND BOOKS
SPORTS
BASEBALL
BASKETBALL
GYMNASTICS
HOCKEY
ICE SKATING
SWIMMING
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
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Leonhardt is a teacher of English at Concord-Carlisle High School in Concord, MA.

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