Research has shown that when children do not read over the summer, they lose up to 3 months of reading achievement. Therefore, I created this program with the hopes that the children would be motivated to continue reading by earning some fun (and tasty) prizes for their efforts! Please don't let the reading stop here! Encourage your children to read daily throughout the summer even after they've completed their reading log!
To complete their reading log, children up to 2nd grade must read 15 books and children entering 3rd-12th grade must read 6 chapter books. If your child does not yet know how to read (preschool age), please read the required amount of books to them. All books should be appropriate for your child's reading level. The point of this program is to encourage, not discourage. You know what's best for your child and I trust that you will have them read to their ability.
Once your child has read the books required of their age/grade, they may bring their completed log to each of the businesses listed on the form to redeem their prize. They may redeem each prize ONCE. Please make sure the prize you're redeeming is age appropriate for your child as some of the venues have age limits/requirements. All prizes must be redeemed by 9/7 unless otherwise noted. Here are the details of each participating business:
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