Here are some great summertime reading activities available on PBS LearningMedia. You can register for a FREE account today. Also, be sure to check out the Summer of Reading Collection on the student-friendly PBS Students website. Happy Reading!
Fairy Tales: Little Red Riding Hood l Grade 3
Why not re-read a classic, like "Little Red Riding Hood"? Use this modern retelling of the popular fairy tale + downloadable activity guide to help your child get the most out of the popular fairy tale. http://to.pbs.org/2qpA7OB
Fairy Tales: Rumpelstiltskin l Grade 4
Who doesn't love the story of "Rumpelstiltskin?" Check out this modern adaptation of the classic tale paired with companion activities!
Fairy Tales: The Emperor's New Clothes l Grade 5
Help your kids learn about the elements of storytelling with this lesson plan featuring a retelling of “The Emperor’s New Clothes.”
The Diary of Anne Frank: Character Change Lesson l Grades 5-8 Looking for ways to help your kids strengthen their reading skills this summer? This lesson plan corresponds to "The Diary of Anne Frank" and offers students a chance to examine Anne's writing style and consider what it reveals about her character.
Crash Course Literature l Grades 9-12
Here is a fantastic collection of resources from Crash Course you can use to supplement your high schooler's summer reading.