Quick Tips to Keep Your Kids Reading

We’ve picked out a few of our favorite tips from around the web and rounded them up here.

6 Simple Ways to Encourage Reading

  1. Let your kids have their very own library card.
  2. Let your kids pick out their own books.
  3. Have a “no electronics” time set aside for creative play or reading.
  4. Sing a book together.
  5. Be reading buddies. Take turns reading out loud.
  6. Read to your pets or find a ‘read to a dog’ program.

How do you keep your kids involved in reading?


  1. Melissa - Your WP teacher on September 23, 2015 at 2:13 pm

    Hi -can 4 year olds get library cards?

    • Janet D on September 23, 2015 at 2:19 pm

      Yes, with a parent present to sign for them, or you may apply for a family account.