LEARN TO READ!


LEARN TO READ!

Reading Skills Program for 4-Year-Olds & Entering Kindergartners

ONLINE THIS SUMMER

Reading Skills Program for Entering 4-Year-Olds & Entering Kindergartners

ONLINE THIS SUMMER

Children who have a strong foundation in beginning phonics and a positive relationship with books start school with a huge advantage. They feel confident and experience success as they learn how to read.

Learning to read is fun and easy when your child gets off to the right start.

Children who have a strong foundation in beginning phonics and a positive relationship with books start school with a huge advantage. They feel confident and experience success as they learn how to read.

Learning to read is fun and easy when your child gets off to the right start.

Parents of beginning readers want to know,

“How Can I Make Sure That My Child…”

“Is enthusiastic about books?”

“Learns the most important beginning reading skills?”

“Feels excited about learning to read?”

“Is ready for the first day of kindergarten?”

Parents of beginning readers want to know,

“How Can I Make Sure That My Child…”

“Is enthusiastic about books?”

“Learns the most important beginning reading skills?”

“Feels excited about learning to read?”

“Is ready for the first day of kindergarten?”

Our Reading Skills Program Provides Answers For Families Like Yours

This fun online program teaches children how to read & inspires them to love books & reading.

The program includes engaging online instruction, great books, and effective materials. Your child will be able to complete all online lessons independently, with a knowledgeable reading teacher available for support.

This program is self-paced, building step-by-step from letter recognition through sounding out words to reading. Your child will experience success at every step!

Phonics

This program makes learning phonics easy and fun. Through step-by-step instruction, children learn how to recognize letters of the alphabet and the sounds they make, sound out simple words, and read short sentences. Your child will build beginning phonics skills through engaging online lessons featuring the reading superhero Bookman.

Sight Words

Recognizing common words like “the” and “is” by sight makes learning to read much easier and provides a big boost in confidence. During the program, your child will learn sight words through interactive online lessons, including a fun game, Words with Wordy.

Begin to Read

Your child will be thrilled to sound out words and read short sentences in our phonics reader, Let’s Read! This outstanding reader reinforces skills and provides kids with a big boost in confidence. With Bookman’s online support, your child will succeed with every story.

Love of Reading

As part of the program, you’ll receive six wonderful picture books that your child will love.  Bookman will read each book aloud to your child during online lessons, then explain fun book activities that you and your child can do together. Your child will want to hear these books over and over again and treasure them for years to come.

Guidance & Support

You and your child will get all the support you need to succeed with the program:

  • A reading teacher will be available to discuss your child’s progress with you and answer any questions you may have.
  • Online overviews provide program information and describe simple ways to reinforce the skills your child will learn, including fun phonics games that require no prep and can be played anywhere.
  • Our Best Books Booklist will help you choose books for your child after the program ends, so he or she can continue to develop skills, confidence, and a love of reading.

Our Reading Skills Program Provides Answers For Families Like Yours

This fun online program teaches children how to read and inspires them to love books and reading.

The program includes engaging online instruction, great books, and effective materials. Your child will be able to complete all online lessons independently, with a knowledgeable reading teacher available for support.

This program is self-paced, building step-by-step from letter recognition through sounding out words to reading. Your child will experience success at every step!

Phonics

This program makes learning phonics easy and fun. Through step-by-step instruction, children learn how to recognize letters of the alphabet and the sounds they make, sound out simple words, and read short sentences.

Your child will build beginning phonics skills through engaging online lessons featuring the reading superhero Bookman.

Sight Words

Recognizing common words like “the” and “is” by sight makes learning to read much easier and provides a big boost in confidence.

During the program, your child will learn sight words through interactive online lessons, including a fun game, Words with Wordy.

Begin to Read

Your child will be thrilled to sound out words and read short sentences in our phonics reader, Let’s Read! This outstanding reader reinforces skills and provides kids with a big boost in confidence. With Bookman’s online support, your child will succeed with every story.

Love of Reading

As part of the program, you’ll receive six wonderful picture books that your child will love.

Bookman will read each book aloud to your child during online lessons, then explain fun book activities that you and your child can do together. Your child will want to hear these books over and over again and treasure them for years to come.

Guidance & Support

You and your child will get all the support you need to succeed with the program:

  • A reading teacher will be available to discuss your child’s progress with you and answer any questions you may have.
  • Online overviews provide program information and describe simple ways to reinforce the skills your child will learn, including fun phonics games that require no prep and can be played anywhere.
  • Our Best Books Booklist will help you choose books for your child after the program ends, so he or she can continue to develop skills, confidence, and a love of reading.

“He just took his kindergarten assessment test to see how well he’s prepared, and they were really impressed he was able to recognize all of his letters and know the sound of the letters.”

– Karina, Parent of an Entering Kindergartner

“He just took his kindergarten assessment test to see how well he’s prepared, and they were really impressed he was able to recognize all of his letters and know the sound of the letters.”

– Karina, Parent of an Entering Kindergartner

The program is designed and taught by the Institute of Reading Development, a nationwide leader in reading skills instruction. Since 1970, the Institute has taught more than two million students in partnership with colleges and universities across the United States. The Institute’s inspired instruction encourages a lifelong love of reading in every student.

The program is designed and taught by the Institute of Reading Development, a nationwide leader in reading skills instruction. Since 1970, the Institute has taught more than two million students in partnership with colleges and universities across the United States. The Institute’s inspired instruction encourages a lifelong love of reading in every student.

Joaquin loves to read now. Independently, he’ll look at books and he’ll start identifying sight words. He will start using phonics and breaking down words. He actually gets excited to discover that he can read.

– Alicia, Parent of an Entering Kindergartner

Joaquin loves to read now. Independently, he’ll look at books and he’ll start identifying sight words. He will start using phonics and breaking down words. He actually gets excited to discover that he can read.”

– Alicia, Parent of an Entering Kindergartner

By The End Of The Program, Your Child Will…

N

Learn beginning phonics and sight words

N

Read simple words and sentences

N

Be enthusiastic about books and reading

N

Feel confident about learning to read

N

BE READY FOR THE FIRST DAY OF KINDERGARTEN!

By The End Of The Program, Your Child Will…

N
Learn beginning phonics and sight words
N
Read simple words and sentences
N
Be enthusiastic about books and reading
N
Feel confident about learning to read
N

BE READY FOR THE FIRST DAY OF KINDERGARTEN!

secure your spot in the program today

Your child will have a wonderful experience learning to read in our Reading Skills Program.

The program includes:

  • Engaging online lessons that your child will enjoy
  • 6 delightful picture books
  • Let’s Read! phonics reader
  • Best Books Booklist
  • A skilled reading teacher to answer your questions

The Summer Reading Skills Program gets rave reviews from parents year after year.

The Institute of Reading Development partners with colleges and universities across the United States to make this high-quality summer program affordable for families.

Help your child build the right reading skills to make kindergarten a big success, at a lower cost than other learning programs.  

Family Discount:

Take $20 off for each additional student you enroll

For more information, or to enroll by phone, call 1 (800) 903-0954.
5 am- 7 pm Mon- Fri, 5 am- 4 pm Sat, 7 am- 3 pm Sun

secure your spot in the program today

Your child will have a wonderful experience learning to read in our Reading Skills Program.

The program includes:

  • Engaging online lessons that your child will enjoy
  • 6 delightful picture books
  • Let’s Read! phonics reader
  • Best Books Booklist
  • A skilled reading teacher to answer your questions

The Summer Reading Skills Program gets rave reviews from parents year after year.

The Institute of Reading Development partners with colleges and universities across the United States to make this high-quality summer program affordable for families.

Help your child build the right reading skills to make kindergarten a big success, at a lower cost than other learning programs.  

Family Discount:

Take $20 off for each additional student you enroll

For more information, or to enroll by phone, call 1 (800) 903-0954.
Mon–Fri: 8am–10pm  |  Sat: 8am–7pm  |  Sun: 9am–7pm

Frequently Asked Questions

Is the Reading Skills Program right for my child?

All 4-year-olds and entering kindergartners benefit from developing beginning reading skills. The interactive online lessons and books in this self-paced program build confidence and excitement about reading. A reading teacher is available to provide support and guidance for parents and students. Every student makes progress during the program.

How much time should I expect my child to spend on the program each week?
This program is completely flexible, so your child can work at his or her own pace. Lessons take about 30 minutes; most students complete 2 or more lessons per week.
How long does it take to complete the program?

Most students finish the program in 6-8 weeks.

What skills do the online lessons cover?

Interactive online lessons cover skills like beginning phonics and sight words. The lessons are easy for students to follow and complete on their own.

How do I get my child started on the program?
You will need internet access for this program, since all lessons are online. Once your child’s books and materials have shipped, you’ll receive an email explaining how to log in to the program website. The website has a section for parents, where you’ll find instructions for getting your child started, as well as information about the skills and activities.
How much does the program cost?

Thanks to our partnership with the Institute of Reading Development, we are able to offer this exceptional program at a lower cost than other learning programs. During this affordable program, your child will get engaging and effective online instruction that builds valuable reading skills and support from a knowledgeable reading teacher.

For complete details about the cost of the program, please click here.

Are any program discounts available?

Yes, we offer the following discounts:

Family Discount: After enrolling one student, you will receive a $20 discount for each additional student you enroll in a summer program. This discount only applies to family members at the same mailing address. 

Re-enrollment Discount: If a student has previously participated in our program, that student is eligible for a $30 re-enrollment discount.

What is the Institute of Reading Development?

The Institute of Reading Development, a nationwide leader in reading skills instruction, offers the Summer Reading Skills program to families across the nation. Since 1970, the Institute has partnered with colleges and universities to teach valuable reading skills to more than two million students across the United States. The Institute’s inspired instruction encourages a lifelong love of reading in every student.

You can learn more about the Institute of Reading Development here.

SUMMER READING PROGRAMS

MAKE NEXT YEAR A BIG SUCCESS!

SUMMER READING PROGRAMS

MAKE NEXT YEAR A BIG SUCCESS!