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Fast Start For Early Readers

  • Title:Fast Start for Early Readers: A Research-Based, Send-Home Literacy Program With 60 Reproducible Poems and Activities That Ensures Reading Success for Every Child
  • Author:Timothy Rasinski, Nancy Padak
  • Publication Date:March 2005
  • Grade Level:K-2
  • ISBN:9780439625760
  • Publisher:Scholastic

This simple, research-proven early intervention program builds reading proficiency, word recognition, and overall comprehension. Ten minutes each night, parents and children engage in repeated, guided reading of poems just right for early readers, then do a quick, skill-building activity. Plus, 30 stickers, tips on involving families, and reproducible family letters, certificates, bookmarks, and reading logs!


Author Bio

Nancy Padak, Ed.D., is a professor of education at Kent State University. Dr. Padak serves as principal investigator and project administrator of the state literacy resource at Kent State. Her teaching experience includes middle school, high school, college, and adult education. She has also served as an administrator for K-12 and adult education.

Timothy Rasinski, Ph.D., is a professor of education at Kent State University in Kent, Ohio. Tim has written over 150 articles and has edited and/or authored over 12 books on reading education. His scholarly interests include reading fluency and word study, reading in the elementary and middle grades, and readers who struggle.

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