Start with a Book

Ricky Rocket

A summer reading and hands-on learning initiative from Reading Rockets

Start With a Book

Summer Reading Tips to Go

The text message program for Summer 2017 is now over. Be sure to come back in May 2018 to sign up for another summer season of learning tips, in English or Spanish!

Do more reading, talking and exploring this summer!

Our summer learning tips provide ideas to jumpstart reading, writing, and simple science activities for you and your child. You'll receive 3-4 text messages each week, all summer long. We hope these tips will help you and your kids have a summer full of learning and fun!