Parents Place

Reading Resources
bullet Helping your child learn to use the library
  From the U.S. Department of Education.
bullet Let's Read!
  Information for parents from the U.S. Department of Education.
bullet Starfall
  Starfall is a creative website designed to teach children to read. The interactive books available here have sound so please turn your speakers on. Teacher may request free writing journals for classroom use that reinforce the sequential phonics lessons of each interactive book. 
bullet Reading is Fundamental

An exceptional site for parents of children of any age.  Suggestions on how to motivate kids to read, choose good books, and make your home "literacy-rich".  Searchable by age groups.

Other Helpful Resources
bullet Let's Do Homework!

From the US Department of Eduation: Ideas for helping children develop good homework habits and a good attitude towards homework assignments.

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