Aug 1st - 31st
Dads are an essential part of a child’s mental, emotional, and physical well being. According to Reading Rockets, dads play a critical role in their children's literacy development ' by modeling reading, sharing stories, exploring the world together, and engaging in meaningful conversations that build critical thinking and language skills. Additionally, there are many additional benefits to reading such as having the likelihood of scoring better on state and national standardized tests. While the summer reading program is meant to foster a reading connection between the dad and children, all can participate.
There are four requirements to participate.
Step 1: Register by eventbrite by August 1st.
Step 2: Commit to reading with your child or children for at least 20 minutes a day starting August 1st.
Step 3: Complete the assigned reading log A reading log to document your reading title and time. Use google form to log each book and time.
Step 4: Submit the list by August 31st to Chalmer Williams at email@example.com .
Step 5: Awards Ceremony (Virtually) TBA
The family summer reading program will start August 1st and end August 31st.
Grade Levels: KG - 2nd & 3rd - 5th
Father and Child with the most minutes read will win one of the following:
1st Place Reading Rockstars
KG – 2nd
3rd - 5th
2nd Place Reading Ninjas
3rd Place Reading Bookworms
Time spent reading together with your child or children is invaluable. The reading selections can include traditional books, comic books, new articles (ie. sports stats) cookbooks, the bible, grocery lists, and e-books. Please use books from home, the school library online (ie. My On, MacInVia), or the local library. Below is a list of recommended books by subject:
https://www.goodreads.com/shelf/show/early-reader. You can also request to borrow a book from our book share list.
For More Info Contact Chalmer & Tonya Williams Call/TXT: 737-219-9134 EM: firstname.lastname@example.org
Register online at dadreads.eventbrite.com
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