We are currently revising our annual Fall Reading Programs—Rockin’ Reading Race and Great Page Race—that we offer to Bolingbrook students in grades K–8. In the meantime, enjoy the array of fun and interactive reading activities and resources that we have compiled especially for you!
Reading Fun for Kids in Grades K–5
PBS KIDS – Reading Games — A site that offers preschool and early elementary school content committed to making a positive impact on the lives of children through curriculum-based entertainment.
Start with a Book — A literacy initiative that uses books as a launching pad for exploration and real world learning with tips for parents and educators in English, Spanish and nine other languages to support English language learners.
National Geographic Kids — A vast array of resources that provides learning opportunities through e-books, educational games, videos, worksheets and other interactive activities, centered mostly on animals and the natural world.
Reading fun for Kids in Grades 6–8
Looking for something to read? Our teen services staff are here to help!
Visit Teen Reads to browse our handpicked collection of books, both print and digital, perfect for teens. Covering a wide range of genres and topics, there’s something here for everyone! Find more recommendations on our blog or the eResource NoveList K–8 Plus. NoveList can help you find your next great read, get suggested read-a-likes and more.
TEEN READING CHALLENGE Monday, September 14–Monday, October 26 Challenge yourself to read something new, whether that be a new author or series, a graphic novel or biography. Download and print your BINGO board, and complete a minimum of five challenges to be entered to win a prize pack of popular books and a $25 Target gift card! Submit a photo of your completed BINGO board below.
Fun & Reading Library Resources for Kids in any Grade