Kids seeing themselves as readers

Kids seeing themselves as readers

Do you remember when your child lost their first tooth? That proud, lopsided grin of a child who has finally lost that first, wiggly tooth? They see themselves as one of the “big kids.” Just like losing their first tooth or learning how to zip up their own coat,...
Reading with your child

Reading with your child

Make reading like a conversation! Reading a text aloud with your young one is widely recognized as one of the key practices caregivers can do at home to promote literacy. How can we make the most out of your precious story time? Try making reading like a conversation...
A parent perspective

A parent perspective

This past summer my children took part in Springboard Summer with OUSD. I was skeptical about putting them into this program at first but I knew I wanted them to be in a reading program over the summer. What I found was that this program is well worth the time and...