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The following resources were brought to our attention at the Community Conversation on Literacy, held at the Monadnock Center on 9/8/15.

Additional resources may be sent by email for consideration to be added here.

Presenter Affiliations:

Corinne Chronopoulos
Peterborough Town Library

Duncan McDougall
CLiF (Children’s Literacy Foundation)

Susan Sarles
Jaffrey Grade School

Jennifer DeCoste
Keene Community Education


Additional Resources

Windy Row Learning Center (one-on-one tutoring for school children)

High School Equivalency Test (HiSet)

Project LIFT (adult education, including assistance with HiSet exams) for Hillsboro / Antrim area 603-464-5285, hillsboroughadulted@nullhotmail.com


Reading List
Keep the Conversation Going—Check out these books at Peterborough Town Library!

• Reading magic : why reading aloud to our children will change their lives forever /Author: Mem Fox
• Developing early comprehension: laying the foundation for reading success /Author: DeBruin-Parecki, Andrea
• Born reading : bringing up bookworms in a digital age–from picture books to ebooks and everything in between / Author: Boog, Jason
• Creating readers: over 1000 games, activities, tongue twisters, fingerplays, songs, and stories to get children excited about reading / Author: Schiller, Pamela Byrne
• How to get your child to love reading / Author: Codell, Esme Raji
• Read with me: best books for preschoolers /Author: Zvirin, Stephanie
• Slow reading in a hurried age / Author: Mikics, David
• The art of reading : forty illustrators celebrate RIF’s 40th Anniversary / Author: Reading Is Fundamental, Inc.
• Back to front and upside down / Author: Alexander, Claire

(download a PDF of this list)