Helping children read at grade level through singing

The Rock 'n' Read Project

Singing + reading = HUGE boost in reading!

Thank you to Luther Automotive for producing this video 

A Minnesota nonprofit that uses intervention software and  teacher training to boost reading through singing.


* The Rock 'n' Read Bus will be part of the Read & Ride Day at the Minnesota State Fair, Wed., August 31 (by the Grand Stand ramp).

* The Rock 'n' Read Project has chosen three schools to participate in a one-year MN state pilot beginning fall 2016. 

*  The MN State Legislature allotted $100,000 in May to The Rock 'n' Read Project to launch a MN state pilot.

(Photo below) Rock 'n' Read Project co-founder Ann Kay with bill author Senator Alice Johnson and her husband,  former legislator Richard Jefferson, and Melinda Crowley, Exec. Dir, Odyssey Academy charter school.

Our Partner Schools

Odyssey Academy charter school in Brooklyn Center

Minneapolis Public Schools Green Central Elementary


  • Corporate sponsors: Luther Automotive, Electronic Learning Products, Inc., Tech Dump, SkyRidge Business Center and
     Nature Preserve
  • The First Universalist Foundation
  • Steeple People Foundation
  • Individual donors