Math and Reading Program
Stride by LTS Education Systems is a cool blend of online math, reading, language arts, and science skills practice. There are spectacular video games for every student interest and peer competitions. This is a FREE program to all students in the state from May 1 to July 30. Students may access the Stride learning platform online anytime on tablets, PCs, or Macs. Register and login at www.AlabamaSummerStride.com. LTS will provide a dedicated Parent Support Line for the Summer Learning Challenge. Parents can call in to 1-844-274-7474 for help with Stride (http://www.ltseducation.com/).
Math Skills Program
Starting Monday, June 18, parents who have registered for the Alabama Summer Learning Challenge will begin receiving daily emails with fun activities and resources to help their children retain math skills acquired during the previous school year. After the program ends on Friday, July 27, parents can print an award certificate to celebrate their child's summer accomplishment! To register for the program go to: http://www.quantiles.com/parents-students/find-math-resources-to-support-classroom-learning/summer-math-challenge/
The Lexile-based “Find a Book, Alabama” tool offers students over 260,000 books from which to choose. This book-search tool enables individuals to build custom reading lists based on their Lexile range and/or personal interests and checks the availability of books at the local library. The search tool includes a growing collection of English literary and informational books -www.Lexile.com/fab/Alabama. Children, parents, and educators can also pledge to read using the “Find a Book, Alabama” tool starting May 1. We encourage all students to pledge to read.