Let’s Read 20 | c/o Marion Public Library
445 East Church Street | Marion, OH 43302
Text-highlighted audio read-along option to help beginning readers who need assistance. The app comes with 20 free books when you first install it.
Promoting childhood literacy is as easy as reading to a child for 20 minutes each day.
Please help us reach our goal by filling out the
form promising to help your child start on the path to success.
Dr. Seuss' Birthday
and Read Across America
fall on March 2. Your school
will have events before and/or after that day to celebrate reading. Include the Marion Public Library in your plans Thursday, March 1 at 6pm.
Goal: 5,000 Promises
Booksy: Learn to Read for K-2
Booksy is a library of age appropriate, interesting level-readers.
For the developing reader
Dr. Seuss’ ABC’s
Learn your ABCs with Dr. Seuss in this interactive book app for young readers!
For the beginning reader
Any information collected will not be shared outside
the Let's Read 20 organization.
Painless Reading Comprehension
The Barron’s Painless book series just took Reading Comprehension to the next level, fun!
For the improving reader
Want more info? Call us at (740) 383-3108
Step Up to Quality
A state-based information and rating system for preschools.
Reading First Ohio
Read Write Think
International Children’s Digital Library
A repository of books and resources from around the world, offer opportunities to engage readers of all levels.
Reading is Fundamental – Activities
Reading Beach Bags
Students can follow along as the story is read to them and can, in some instances, help create their own story. The website is highly engaging and a favorite of young readers.
to the Let’s Read 20
MISSION: LET’S READ 20 is dedicated to building a Community of readers by encouraging everyone to read to a child for at least
20 minutes each day from birth through elementary school.
Story Line Online
Developed by The Screen Actors Guild Foundation, Storyline Online features accomplished actors and actresses reading some of their favorite children’s books.
Watch and learn more about why
it's important to read to a child!
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With its Kids’ Zone, the Marion Public Library has online resources to enhance a child’s reading experience, as well as trained staff to help you pick out an age-appropriate book to read today.
Reading, like other skills, is best developed when it becomes repetitive. Forming the habit of reading at a young age is linked to higher performance and achievement throughout life.