PBS KIDS #gno Twitter Party: Summer Reading

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Summer officially starts next Thursday June 21st and that means our kids are going to be looking to us to keep them entertained. PBS KIDS is working with Mom It Forward to encourage reading over the summer and will have a Twitter Party on Thursday, June 14th between 6-7pm PST where they will talk about how to encourage your children to continue reading throughout the lazy days of summer.  Teachers and librarians encourage to not take a vacation from reading but  have that be a part of your family activities.  Some suggestions to keep your child reading throughout the summer include: Visit Your Local Library As a child I remember how much I enjoyed taking school trips to the library and finding a quiet section to read the latest Nancy Drew novel. Check with your local library as many have activities at night such as story hours and some have programs where older kids will read to … [Read more...]