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Reading Connection (Beginning Edition)

For parents of pre-K through early elementary students

Reading Connection
(Beginning Edition)

will help:

  • Improve reading and writing achievement
  • Boost school success—and test scores
  • Foster speaking and listening skills
  • Help children become joyful readers
  • Create the foundation for success in all subjects

Starting at $145

  • FREE digital version included
  • ADA compliant
  • Also available in Spanish
  • 100% money-back guarantee

Improve reading skills and test scores!

Children need to read well to succeed in school—and in life. Reading Connection (Beginning Edition) delivers simple tips and activities parents can use to help build a solid foundation for reading success. Articles cover:

  • reading aloud to children
  • tips to build comprehension
  • vocabulary-building games
  • developing phonemic awareness and phonics skills
  • embracing nonfiction
  • finding books that fit your child
  • everyday writing

How it works

Reading Edition (Beginning Edition) is ready to photocopy on the front and back of a single sheet—there’s no collating. And your subscription includes a free electronic version, too. You’ll get:

  • Monthly issues, September through May
  • Option to personalize with your name and the name of your school—at no extra cost
  • Black-line master, ready to copy and send home
  • PDF to post on your website and/or email to parents
  • ADA-compliant digital version included
  • Spanish version available

…and our 100% no-risk guarantee: If you’re not completely satisfied, cancel at any time for a full refund of every cent you paid. You have nothing to lose, and everything to gain!

You’ll get 8 free bonuses—a $160 value—when you order a 14-issue subscription! (Order 5 issues, and you’ll get 3 free bonuses—a $60 value.)

Fun with Reading Comprehension—$20 value
Give parents tips and advice for helping their youngsters improve reading comprehension. Children will practice making connections, visualizing story events, drawing conclusions, and more as they enjoy fiction and nonfiction. Ready to reproduce.

The Wonder of Words—$20 value
Children will love words—and begin using interesting and unusual ones in their conversation and writing—with these terrific ideas. Watch vocabulary skills grow as students make word puzzles, “fish” for letters to spell words, and label household items. Reproducible.

HS1114336EBooks Kids Love—$20 value
Help foster reading success by giving parents suggestions for books their children will enjoy. This guide to outstanding fiction, nonfiction, and poetry includes summaries to help families choose books that match their children’s interests. Yours to reproduce.

The Write Stuff—$20 value
Help parents bring out the author in their child. These creative activities help youngsters add color, adventure, and humor to their writing. Includes suggestions for building lively imagination in pre-writers, too. Reproducible.

Read Aloud!—$20 value
Youngsters become better readers when they are read to regularly. Give parents easy ways to fit read-alouds into daily life and help children get the most out of story time. Includes book picks, too. Yours to reproduce and send home.

Boosting Comprehension—$20 value
Give parents everyday ways to build their children’s comprehension before, during, and after reading. Youngsters will take a “picture walk,” make predictions, and draw conclusions. There’s also a sidebar with fun retelling activities like putting on a puppet show and painting a story mural.

It’s Fun to Write!—$20 value
Your students will get all kinds of writing practice at home with the clever activities in this bonus. They’ll create a mouthwatering picnic menu, write to a favorite author, draft instructions for a brand-new game, design an ad, and more.

Be a Reading Star, 2019 Edition—$20 value
Motivate youngsters to read with this terrific list of carefully chosen, age-appropriate fiction and nonfiction books. Includes a full-page log so children can keep track of the books they read. Once they complete the log, they are reading stars!

What our subscribers are saying about us…

Reading Connection is a wonderful learning tool and has so many great ideas to get parents involved in their child’s learning.

Kathleen Thomas, Title I, Ardmore City Schools, Ardmore, OK

Reading Connection is a good tool for offering advice to parents without seeming condescending. Our parents love it.”

Susan Uzdanovich, Reading Supervisor, McDonough Elementary, Manchester, NH

“I highly recommend the Reading Connection newsletter. It gives parents a good opportunity to encourage their children and help them with their reading skills. It’s an excellent reference point.”

Principal, Plano, TX


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Order Reading Connection (Beginning Edition) today!