Parent's Resources

 

Reading is one of the greatest gifts you can give your child. By teaching your child to read you will create habits that will ensure life long learning. Below are links to age appropriate reading lists, activities, and parenting skills. For Native specific education and cultural resources visit our Native Links page.


Reading Development

Reading Rockets

Reading Comprehension and Language Arts Teaching Strategies for Kids

 A Place of Our Own
Provides information and resources for the parent's role as first teacher                                                                 

Zero to Three
The nation's leading resource on the first years of life

 Get Ready to Read

Sesame Street Workshop
Parenting essentials for moms and dads who grew up on Sesame Street

Family Education
Parenting advice, child development and family reference powered by the Discovery Channel

Internet4Classrooms
An educational portal with free resources for teachers and their classrooms as well as students and parents.

Talk Story: Sharing Stories, Sharing Culture
Literacy program that reaches out to Asian Pacific American (APA) and American Indian/Alaska Native (AIAN) children and their families. The program celebrates and explores their stories through books, oral traditions, and art to provide an interactive, enriching experience.




General



 PBS Parenting tools 
 KinderStart
Because kids don't come with instructions

 TIME for kids Great Web Sites for Kids
Sites for Parents, Teachers, Caregivers and Others created by the American Library Association
 Kids Health  SafeKids.com
Learn how to keep your child safe on the Information Highway
 Eagle's Nest
A place where kids can learn about diabetes.
 Baby Names



Special Needs

Learning Disabilities Online

National Center for Learning Disabilities
     
Our Kids
Devoted to raising Special Kids with Special Needs                             

Reading Rockets

Reading Comprehension and Language Arts Teaching Strategies for Kids

 A Place of Our Own

Provides information and resources for the parent's role as first teacher                                                                           

Zero to Three

The nation's leading resource on the first years of life

 Get Ready to Read

Sesame Street Workshop

Parenting essentials for moms and dads who grew up on Sesame Street



Family Education

Parenting advice, child development and family reference powered by the Discovery Channel

Talk Story: Sharing Stories, Sharing Culture

Literacy program that reaches out to Asian Pacific American (APA) and American Indian/Alaska Native (AIAN) children and their families. The program celebrates and explores their stories through books, oral traditions, and art to provide an interactive, enriching experience.

Reading Rockets

Reading Comprehension and Language Arts Teaching Strategies for Kids

 A Place of Our Own

Provides information and resources for the parent's role as first teacher                                                                           

Zero to Three

The nation's leading resource on the first years of life

 Get Ready to Read

Sesame Street Workshop

Parenting essentials for moms and dads who grew up on Sesame Street



Family Education

Parenting advice, child development and family reference powered by the Discovery Channel

Talk Story: Sharing Stories, Sharing Culture

Literacy program that reaches out to Asian Pacific American (APA) and American Indian/Alaska Native (AIAN) children and their families. The program celebrates and explores their stories through books, oral traditions, and art to provide an interactive, enriching experience.

Reading Rockets

Reading Comprehension and Language Arts Teaching Strategies for Kids

 A Place of Our Own

Provides information and resources for the parent's role as first teacher                                                                           

Zero to Three

The nation's leading resource on the first years of life

 Get Ready to Read

Sesame Street Workshop

Parenting essentials for moms and dads who grew up on Sesame Street



Family Education

Parenting advice, child development and family reference powered by the Discovery Channel

Talk Story: Sharing Stories, Sharing Culture

Literacy program that reaches out to Asian Pacific American (APA) and American Indian/Alaska Native (AIAN) children and their families. The program celebrates and explores their stories through books, oral traditions, and art to provide an interactive, enriching experience.

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