National Read a Book Day is the perfect time to get lost in the pages of an old favorite or discover a new one. Books are the key to knowledge, adventure, mystery, and expertise. Celebrate the day by reading a book.
Why read a book?
Studies show people who read fiction develop empathy and increased social skills. Here are some great reasons to pick up a book today!
- Helps improve vocabulary
- Focuses the mind
- Trains the brain to stay engaged
- Reduces stress
- Expansion of skills
Check out these Great Works Literature Guides!
Inspire a love for reading with some of the most beloved literary works. These instructional guides enhance your students’ literary experiences and expand their literary horizons.
Each instructional guide offers:
- Resources that assist your students in analyzing story elements, improving their vocabulary, and making cross-curricular and across-text connections
- Thoughtful lessons that help refine reading comprehension
- Reader-response writing and text-dependent questions to help prepare for future test-based environments