Family Literacy Activities With The Newspaper

Activities are from the National Center for Family Literacy (www.famlit.org), a nonprofit organization recognized as the leader in family literacy development. (NAA 2007 literacy tab, Newspapers Give People Knowledge and Guidance.) 1.  Help your child write a letter to a family member. Ask her to tell about her day. Take the letter to the post office…
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Beneath The Surface Summer Reading Program – Buried Treasure

Today’s feature is called Buried Treasure.  Beneath the Surface, is a SUMMER READING program to be used with your newspaper and the public library. The Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP) chose “Dig into Reading” and “Beneath the Surface” as themes for summer reading features that encourage young readers to use their newspapers and public libraries. These features…
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Dig The News Summer Reading Program – Holes

Today’s feature is called Holes.  Dig the News, is a SUMMER READING program to be used with your newspaper and the public library. The Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP) chose “Dig into Reading” and “Beneath the Surface” as themes for summer reading features that encourage young readers to use their newspapers and public libraries. These features are…
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Dig The News Summer Reading Program – Sports Data

Today’s feature is called Sports Data.  Dig the News, is a SUMMER READING program to be used with your newspaper and the public library. The Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP) chose “Dig into Reading” and “Beneath the Surface” as themes for summer reading features that encourage young readers to use their newspapers and public libraries. These features…
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Daily Reading

Today’s feature is Daily Reading.  Dig the News, is a SUMMER READING program to be used with your newspaper and the public library. The Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP) chose “Dig into Reading” and “Beneath the Surface” as themes for summer reading features that encourage young readers to use their newspapers and public libraries. These features are…
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