Literacy And Parenting Resources

Literacy Links

The American Library Association

This web site offers many tools and services for parents and kids alike. American Library Association

Teaching Children To Read

Information on teaching children to read plus information on how children learn to read, reading for children, reading programs, reading aloud to children, reading activities, reading games, importance of reading, benefits, encouragement, and research. Teaching Children To Read

Grid Club

An interactive site with many informative and educational games for ages 7-11, produced by a partnership of England's Channel 4 educational department with other United Kingdom agencies and organizations. Grid Club

Okaloosa Walton Community College

A helpful site for parents, children and literacy educators, offering a variety of quality links for instruction in parenting, child development and adult literacy. It also provides resources for parent and child activities. Literacy CyberSpace

The Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County

The Coalition promotes reading programs and related activities through volunteers and literacy events in Florida's Palm Beach County. http://community.gopbi.com/literacy

BookLoons

Provides features, reviews and excerpts of books in genres including Contemporary, Fantasy, Mystery, Non-Fiction, Romance, SF, Travel, and tales for Teens and Young Readers. Updated weekly and currently has about 1200 reviews. Book Loons

Get Ready to Read!

Get Ready to Read! promotes early literacy in preschool children through child literacy assessment tools, activities, and caregiver support. Get Ready To Read

Parenting Links

The Drew Bledsoe Foundation's Parenting with Dignity Program

A Web site offering a vast resources and Web site links library both for parents and kids. The Web site's primary mission is to teach effective parenting skills. Parenting With Dignity

News And Periodicals

Parenting Plus

A monthly magazine for parents in the Palm Beach and Treasure Coast, Florida areas. Parenting Plus