Why Reading at Home is Important

SMART Reading Tips for the Holidays

SMART Reading Tips for the Holidays Winter break is right around the corner, and holidays can get pretty hectic! Routines can fly out the window with celebrations, travel… Read More ›

10 Ways to Spark Engagement with Books and Reading

10 ways to spark engagement with books and reading

10 Ways to Spark Engagement with Books and Reading from SMART (Start Making a Reader Today)   Reading is the gateway to learning, opening doors to faraway adventures, new… Read More ›

5 Ways to Gently Build Your Child’s Reading Confidence

Reposted from: Scholastic Parents

When children are learning to read independently, some will attempt it happily, accepting correction with ease and without fear of making mistakes. Some, though, will not. Many children… Read More ›

Along with all schools across Oregon, SMART Reading programs will be closed through April 28 to limit the spread of COVID-19. We’ll continue to monitor developments and keep you updated. Our staff is working remotely and available to you!