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STAIR Supports Summer Brain Gain

By STAIR-Annapolis | July 21, 2021

STAIR Supports Summer Brain Gain Posted by STAIR-Annapolis on July 21, 2021 Hundreds of years of educational research have proven that kids need to stay engaged in some kind of learning over the summer. Long school breaks can be detrimental to the learning process, with some students losing as much …

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Mid-Summer Check In

By STAIR-Annapolis | July 15, 2021

Mid-Summer Check In Posted by STAIR-Annapolis on July 14, 2021 Greetings from STAIR Summer Reading! We’ve reached the halfway point of the summer and STAIR’s summer reading initiatives are going strong. It’s been such a pleasure to spread the love of reading to children all across Anne Arundel County! All …

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Did You Know? STAIR Makes a Difference!

By STAIR-Annapolis | July 7, 2021

Did You Know? STAIR Makes a Difference! Posted by STAIR-Annapolis on July 7, 2021 If you’re here, it’s a pretty safe bet that you’re a fan of reading. It’s also likely that you understand how important it is for kids to learn to read well in early elementary school so …

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A July Reading Challenge

By STAIR-Annapolis | June 30, 2021

A July Reading Challenge Posted by STAIR-Annapolis on June 30, 2021 Ok, ok, ok. So July doesn’t technically start until tomorrow, but it’s never too early to jump into a good book! If you’re deep into your summer reading list already, this month’s reading challenge should be a breeze. Summertime …

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Tune In to Reading This Month

By STAIR-Annapolis | June 23, 2021

Tune In to Reading This Month Posted by STAIR-Annapolis on June 23, 2021 June is National Audiobook Appreciation Month and we’re celebrating by sharing some free resources for kids’ audiobooks! Experts agree that listening to audiobooks can be really good for young readers, especially emerging readers or those striving to …

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STAIR Summer Reading

By STAIR-Annapolis | June 16, 2021

STAIR Summer Reading Posted by STAIR-Annapolis on June 16, 2021 Summer is the perfect time to relax and unwind with a good book, and STAIR-Annapolis has planned lots of different ways to help kids keep reading this summer! The STAIR Summer Reading program was designed to support “brain gain,” the …

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We Did It…Together!

By STAIR-Annapolis | June 9, 2021

We Did It…Together! Posted by STAIR-Annapolis on June 9, 2021 On May 19, 120 students successfully completed the 2020-2021 STAIR At Home program. This year of modified programming was designed to give kids and their families a way to “Start The Adventure In Reading” with flexibility in these uncertain times. …

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A June Reading Challenge

By STAIR-Annapolis | June 2, 2021

A June Reading Challenge Posted by STAIR-Annapolis on June 2, 2021 Here are some things we love about summertime: Sunshine and warm weather. Long days at the beach. Road trips. Ice cream, sno-balls, water ice, and frozen custard. Running through sprinklers. Backyard BBQs. Splashing in the pool. Bike rides and …

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Why STAIR?

By STAIR-Annapolis | May 26, 2021

Why STAIR? Posted by STAIR-Annapolis on May 26, 2021 There are so many people working behind the scenes to make sure STAIR-Annapolis serves young readers in need with quality programming year after year. Since coming to Annapolis in 2006, STAIR has helped hundreds of kids become better readers and improve …

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STAIR At Home May Book of the Month: The Word Collector

By STAIR-Annapolis | May 19, 2021

STAIR At Home May Book of The Month: The Word Collector Posted by STAIR-Annapolis on May 19, 2021 Hard to believe, but it’s time to introduce our very last STAIR At Home Book of the Month! We’ve celebrated eight great months of reading with 120 STAIR At Home students and …

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