Fact: Kids who do not read over the summer lose two to three months of reading development while kids who do read tend to gain a month of reading proficiency. These losses are cumulative, creating a wider gap each year between more proficient students and less proficient students.
In order to prevent this loss and to assist parents in keeping their children engaged in reading over the summer, Catherine Young, Reading Specialist, has created the Cavaliers – READ to SUCCEED – Summer Reading website. This resource is packed full of fun and exciting summer reading ideas, websites, booklists, apps and more, for parents and their children. Simply click on the link and explore a variety of resources all summer long! http://ehmsreads.webs.com/