All Summer Long!
Support the whole child & inspire the joy of learning
The summer is a crucial time to keep our students engaged and prevent the summer slide. With Scholastic's long history of supporting schools, families, and communities, we seek to build powerful partnerships and provide research-based solutions that prepare our students for life and for school. Partner with us to provide the highest quality summer learning resources for a new generation of lifelong readers and learners.
Family & community engagement
Empowering families to become effective partners in student learning
Building student confidence and a supportive community of readers and writers
Focusing on school or organizational goals to meet the individualized needs of all students
Fostering independent reading and writing practice while building home libraries
Encouraging the power of choice with authentic texts that match students' personal interests
Enhancing the summer learning experience through purposeful reading practice
—online and print
Take-Home Packs • Prek‑12
A series of high-interest take-home packs that encourage at-home reading when the school year ends. Our take-home packs include fiction and nonfiction books that reflect the interests and reading level of each student.
Family Literacy Events • PreK‑5
A series of interactive events and activity kits designed to help schools build partnerships with families and communities to bridge school-year classroom learning to summer learning.
Summer Enrichment • K‑9
A breakthrough literacy program that combines innovative research-based reading and writing lessons and a focus on social-emotional learning with an engaging summer camp approach. A one-of-a-kind partnership between Scholastic and best-selling author and literacy advocate Pam Allyn.
Blended Learning • K‑6
A complete, blended independent-reading tool that provides students with purposeful reading practice—online and in print. With access to more than 2,000 fiction and nonfiction eBook titles and connections to print titles, teachers can manage independent reading with robust, real-time reporting and actionable data.
Digital Resources • PreK‑3
Achieves student gains in reading comprehension by pairing classic fictional video storybooks with nonfiction eBooks. BookFlix is an exceptional independent reading solution that preK–3 students love!
Summer Reading Challenge • PreK‑12
A FREE online reading program for students, educators, libraries, and community partners who are dedicated to turning the "summer slide"—the learning loss that takes place during the long break from school—into a "summer leap."
After School Program • K‑8
A full-day immersive learning experience that combines academic instruction with fun, hands-on enrichment activities, field trips, mentorships, and community service projects. Scholars increase their self-confidence so they can enter school in the fall ready to excel.
Summer Reading Research
The Scholastic Summer Learning Difference drives results and engages communities!
Public Education Partners and Scholastic teamed up to conduct a research study exploring the effects of providing increased access to books and family engagement through Make Summer Count 2016—a reading initiative in Greenville County Schools in South Carolina. Make Summer Count is a recipient of the Dick and Tunky Riley WhatWorksSC Award for Excellence.
of students in grades 3‑5 maintained or increased their reading levels from spring to fall in 2016.
of families found Family Reading Nights valuable for learning how to support their children's reading
of students agreed they were better readers now because of summer reading.