There is usually some extra time at
the end of a mentoring session. Our mentors are encouraged to read a book with
their students or to interact with the students through reading games and
activities. Below are resources and links below to helpful sites and activities
to make each mentoring session special. Check back often for new resources.
www.MrsPerkins.com This is an excellent resource for information regarding the Dolch word list. Knowledge of these frequently used words is a crucial part the ability to read fluently.
www.edhelper.com This site has fun and engaging activities for children of all ages. There is even a page of printable worksheets and games just for second graders.
www.readingrockets.org This site is full of information about reading and strategies for helping struggling readers. It also has book lists sorted by interest which can be very helpful in sparking interest in reading.
www.puzzlemaker.com This site has a tool that allows you to create word puzzles for your students.www.123certificates.com This site lets you create certificates that are easy to make and can be used to reward your student and encourage success.