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Chavez Elementary LMC 2.0: Summer Reading

Why Summer Reading

Why Summer Reading?

Summer Learning is IMPORTANT!  

All young people experience learning losses when they do not engage in educational activities during the summer.


Summer Reading Benefits

Where to find summer learning opportunities

Activities to do this summer- Reading Rockets

Pinney Library Link

Summer Learning Association

Other Summer Reading Programs

MPL Summer Reading Club

libraries rock

Madison Public Library Summer Reading Club

Sign Up Starts June 1st- For Kids, Teens, and Adults 


Recommended Book Lists

Book List Recommendations

Ms. Ochoa's Book Picks 2018  (Book Picks 20172016 2015)

CCBC Choices Best Books of 2017

Chicago Public School Recommended Reading (Ms. Ochoa recommends every single book on these lists!)

Dia de los Ninos/Dia de los Libros/ Book Day/Children's Day Booklists (scroll down to print PDFs)

American Library Association Lists

Award Winning Books


Summer Learning Links

Lexia-  Elvehjem Students have access to Lexia over the summer

Front Row- some students have been using Front Row Math- (email Ms. Ochoa for an account)

MMSD Summer Enrichment Programs

MSCR Summer Programs

Goodman Community Center

MMSD Community Events Calendar

Great Websites for Kids

Use the Library Portal! Under Subjects find academic links