Tips and tools to build brains and bonds

Get ideas and resources to help your child become a budding reader. We offer tip sheets, videos and practical advice on ways to inspire a lifelong love of reading. We update these resources regularly so please check back to get even more ideas on how to make reading an important part of your child’s life.



Home Reading Helper

Are you looking for ways to help your child become a stronger reader?

We’re thrilled to bring you Home Reading Helper—a resource for parents to support young readers at home provided by Read Charlotte. Search by grade level and find an array of great videos, printables, games and quick and fun home activities designed to help grow your child’s reading skills.

The power of daily reading

Reading every day with children is a great way to build brains and bonds. Watch our video to find out how to share the magic of reading with your child.

Every child deserves the gift of reading

See what Calgary Reads is doing to give all children the same opportunities to read, learn and grow.

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Resources For Parents & Caregivers