Summer Reading Challenge
We encourage students to pledge to read 5 - 8 books selected from a personalized reading list. Our Summer Reading Challenge provides access to a variety of free resources to support targeted reading practice, Last year, Alabama children pledged to read over 2,700 books.
Free ways to keep students engaged and excited about reading –
Find a Book, Alabama tool offers students over 140, 000 books from which to choose. This book-search tool allows students to build custom reading lists based on a Lexile range and personal interests
Click links below for materials
Reading Minutes Log of Students
Find a Book -
Summer Reading Pledge (Printable Version)
Alabama Public Libraries – Visit your Alabama Public Library for book lists and summer reading programs.
Print your own bookmark
LTS Education Systems offers Kid's College, used in many Alabama school districts during and after school hours. This summer Kid’s College online reading, math, and science skills practice, combined with sports video games, are FREE to all students in the state from May 15 to August 15, 2013. LTS also now offers the Stride Academy learning platform with brand new games in sports, arcade, logic, and physics available on tablet devices, PCs, and Macs. Register and log in at www.AlabamaSummerStride.com LTS will provide a dedicated Parent Support Line for the Summer Learning Challenge. Parents can call 1-855-312-5203 for help with Kid's College and Stride Academy.