Reading Motivation For Children

Book Adventure
Perfect for kids in grades K-8, this site lets readers create a list of books from 7,000 listed, then take quizzes and earn points for their progress.

Click
Designed specifically for Click Magazine subscribers, in addition to plenty of activities to promote reading and curiosity, this site also contains several lists of recommended books by age level that are worth checking out.

Leading to Reading
Sponsored by RIF (Reading Is Fundamental), this site is geared to preschoolers and the grown-ups who care for them.

Read.gov
The Library of Congress hosts this site that has something for both younger and older readers, no matter what their interests. They even have a fun story project with contributions from a variety of popular authors.

Reading Rockets
This site is from the US Department of Education and is designed to help emergent and struggling readers.

 


Picture Books and Younger Reader Sites

Children’s Books Online
Find books for children of different reading levels, children’s books in multiple languages, as well as read-aloud books.

Clifford Interactive Storybooks
If you love this big red dog, then check out the storybooks here.

Fun With Spot
Parents and young children who love Eric Hill’s Spot books will enjoy the activities at this site.

Little Critter
This site is based on Mercer Mayer’s Little Critter books and includes plenty to keep younger readers busy.

 


Sites for Middle Schoolers

Are you a Middle Schooler who loves to read?  Whether or not you’ve read the books, check out this fun series sites!  Play games, take quizzes, answer polls, solve mysteries and more!  Then, next time you’re in the library, check out one of these awesome books and get hooked on a new series!

Big Nate Books
Timmy Failure
The 39 Clues
Diary of A Wimpy Kid
Dork Diaries
Magic Tree House
Nerds
Judy Moody
Captain Underpants
Geronimo Stilton
Cheesie Mack