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Summer Reading Program & Free e-books

posted May 5, 2017, 7:45 AM by KATHERINE CAUDILL   [ updated May 5, 2017, 7:46 AM ]

Please read over the summer to keep your fluency up!

Read, Read, Read!!!
Shaw Butte has free e-books to read, click on the link below to browse through the books.

Maricopa County is doing a summer reading program called "Build A Better World" click on the link below to learn more information or visit your local library.  Also attached is a flyer for the program.

What does reading do for our students?

posted Jan 7, 2015, 8:00 AM by KATHERINE CAUDILL

According to best-books-for-kids.com 

1.Kids who read often, widely get better at it. 

2. Reading exercises our brains.

3. Reading improves concentration

4.Reading teaches children about the world around them.

 5. Reading improves a child’s vocabulary and leads to more highly-developed language skills.

6. Reading develops a child’s imagination.

7. Reading helps kids develop empathy.

8. Children who read do better at school.

9. Reading is a great form of entertainment!

10. Reading relaxes the body and calms the mind.

This information is from the following website 

http://www.best-books-for-kids.com/benefits-of-reading.html



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