Hooray! For Reading

Reading with children is important. Luckily, words are everywhere – at home, on the bus, at the store, or on a walk. Look around – how many words do you see?

re·sil·ience: the ability to recover quickly from difficulties

A little girl reading a book

Make reading a part of your daily routine to build brain power!

It’s never too early to read with your children.

Download Free Books

Download Free Books

Download these free books to start your reading journey!

Parent Toolkit

You are your child’s first teacher. Use these resources to prepare them for a lifetime of success.

HOORAY! For Reading is funded by the County of San Diego and supported by First 5 San Diego, Health & Human Services Agency, Live Well San Diego, and Public Health Services to emphasize the importance of reading with children, promote the opportunities to teach and read everywhere, and advocate for parent/caregiver and child bonding and child resilience.

First 5 San Diego
County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency & Live Well San Diego