Read For A Better Life kickoff is at the CISD Board Meeting Tuesday, September 20 and at CISD campuses Wednesday, September 21.
Links to Secondary Reading Resources

This is a comprehensive resource with free access to newspapers, reference books, homework questions, books, poetry, speeches, grammer/style, quotations, and many other print resources.

This website concentrates on books, with access to free online books, lists of booksellers, literary criticism, bestseller lists, textbooks, even comic books.

This website provides access to all kinds of free online books, including the complete Harvard Classics, the complete Shakespeare, the King James Bible, Roget’s Thesaurus, complete encyclopedias, and thousands of novels.

This website provides access to 20,000 free books, including those on the top 100 book list, which is updated daily.

Many of the selections lend themselves to reading aloud because they are fast paced, adventurous, and humorous.

A well-organized page with a bounty of teen-orientated reading.

This site has many read aloud techniques and book clubs to join

The Middle Web Listserv
Great read aloud ideas for the middle grades. It has several lists of favorite books..

Family Reading Partnership
This is a family friendly site with many good ideas and suggests specifically for parents.

This site contains of books reviews by teenagers.


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