Reading So Lit Summer

Inspiring NY Boys to Read!

Apply to the 2022 Reading So Lit Summer Program today!

Enroll your son in our virtual 3-week summer reading program to increase his vocabulary and to get him excited about reading!

Reading So Lit Summer was designed by Black early childhood educators for boys of color ages 6-8 years old. This online learning experience inspires New York boys to read for fun through hands-on activities, interactive lessons, and relatable youth instructors.

Program Cost: FREE Generous support from our donors has now enabled us to offer Reading So Lit Summer for free. 

Summer Session 1

July 11th – July 28th – 2022

Session 1 Application Deadline: June 18th

Mon and Weds: 10am – 11am or 12pm – 1pm

or

Tues and Thurs: 10am – 11am or 12pm – 1pm

Summer Session 2

August 1st – August 18th – 2022

Session 2 Application Deadline: July 18th 

Mon and Weds: 10am – 11am or 12pm – 1pm

or

Tues and Thurs: 10am – 11am or 12pm – 1pm

Program Framework

Culturally Responsive

Integrates the interests and lived experiences of diverse children and communities.

Social-emotional Learning

Invites kids to explore their personal reading preferences and those of their peers.

Imaginative Play

Uses modeling and imaginative play to support equitable and inclusive learning experiences.