- Kids should try their best to read (or have someone else read to them) at least 20 minutes outside of school for five days a week. We have attached a document showing the benefits of this independent reading!
- Kids will log in their minutes at least weekly using the program Biblionasium.com. The website allows kids to build their virtual bookshelves with the covers of all the books they have read.
- We will send out weekly progress reports and come up with incentives along our way
Today the whole school learned about an exciting fall challenge to read a combined 1,000,000 minutes outside of school. To generate enthusiasm, they were shown a very large box that contains the prize for our school should we accomplish our challenge.
This is how the challenge works: