Are you ready to take a reading adventure this summer?   READY SET GO! (June 1st- August 13th, 2017)

How it works:

  • Students chose 8 books to read. 

  • It must be a book you have never read before.

  • Students must chose books that are FUN & EDUCATIONAL!

  • Students must keep track of their monthly reading minutes (use Summer Reading Log Form below) and send via email to: plantingseedstutoring@gmail.com

  • Parents and caregivers can access free summer reading resources, including book lists across all ages in both English and Spanish.

  • You could win Prizes, a free personalized certificate and/or (2) FREE 1-hour tutoring sessions with us!

 

Program Benefits:

  • Promotes learning during summer break in a fun way

  • Sharpens literacy skills

  • Encourages reluctant readers

  • Fosters a passion for reading

  • It’s FREE!

 

Below are some Book Recommendations:

  • Beginner Level (ages 0-6 years old)

    • Baby Animals (by Xavier Deneux)
    • The Airport Book (by Lisa Brown)
    • A Morning With Grandpa (by Slyvia Liu)
    • There Is a Tribe of Kids (by Lane Smith)
  • Intermediate Level (ages 7-14 years old)

    • Alamo All Stars (by Nathan Hale)
    • Going Where It's Dark (by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor)
    • The Truth About My Unbelievable Summer (by Davide Cali)
    • Brave New World (by Aldous Huxley)

 

  • Advanced Level (ages 15 and older)

    • 1984 (by George Orwell)
    • The Alchemist (by Paulo Coelho)
    • Into Thin Air (by John Krakauer)
    • To Kill A Mockingbird (by Harper Lee)
    • A Tale of Two Cities (by Charles Dickens)

 

  • College & Graduate Students

    • The Awakening (by Kate Chopin)
    • Things Fall Apart (by Chinua Achebe)
    • The Secret Life of Bees (by Sue Monk Kidd)
    • Atonement (by Ian McEwan)
    • Invisible Man (by Ralph Ellison)