Literacy Instruction at Deer Park


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The mission of Common Sense Research is to provide parents, educators, health organizations, and policymakers with reliable, independent data on children's use of media and technology and the impact it has on their physical, emotional, social, and intellectual development.

How long should your child be reading at home each night?





10+ minutes

20+ minutes

Grade 1

15+ minutes

25+ minutes

Grade 2

20+ minutes

30+ minutes

Grade 3

25+ minutes

35+ minutes

Grade 4

20+ minutes

40+ minutes

Grade 5

30 minutes

40+ minutes

Grade 6

20+ minutes

40+ minutes

Primary Grades- The amount of time includes reading to, with, and by the child.

Upper  Grades-The amount of time “may” include reading by or reading to your child.

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