Resources for Parents

Below are resources for parents of children pariticipating in the APPLE CORE contest. Click the images below to access each resource. 

Find a School

Visit the Clark County School District website and locate your child's school website. 

Locate a Library 

Know where your nearest library is? Find out here. 

Reading Resources

This month's reading highlight: Reading A-Z, a website to access free downloadable books


An online space that allows you to read or share book reviews (Grades K-8)


An online resource that makes reading easier for individuals with print related disabilities

Free Rice

Educational vocabulary trivia game that helps the United Nations World Food Program by donating rice every time you play. (Grades 2-12)

Additional Resources

Below are strategies, tips, and book lists to help engage your child throughout the duration of the contest. 

Cool Tips for Your Readers

Provide a Suitable Place & Time 
Provide a quiet and peaceful place to read. Choose a time when your child is not hungry or tired. Let your child know that reading is important to you. Get comfortable, cuddle on the sofa or on the floor with a pillow. 

Provide Suitable Material
Teach your child to select high-interest material. The reading material should not be too difficult. ENJOY IT! 

Book Lists

James Patterson's READKIDDOREAD site
"Dedicated to making kids readers for life" 

Jon Scieska's website
to motivate boys to read, connects them with materials they will want to read

Themes Booklists from Reading Rockets 


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