We all know that reading is important for children’s development. Studies even show that babies benefit from reading with their caregivers well before they can even grasp language. But, there is something simple you can do to significantly improve the language and reading skills of the children in your lives. It’s called Active Reading.
Summer is coming to a close, and it is time for some teens to return to high school. Going back to school can be an exciting new adventure. Enjoy these Young Adult books and graphic novels that involve high-schoolers having different kinds of experiences.
NC Kids Digital Library offers more than 3,700 e-books, audiobooks, streaming videos and Read-Alongs, and includes picture books, youth fiction, youth nonfiction and more. Titles are accessed with OverDrive's digital reading platform, and are instantly available for every child, at home and everywhere.