Summer Reading – Guidelines for the Challenge

Guidelines for the Challenge

  1. The Summer Reading Challenge will run from June 22 to August 8, 2015.
  2. Participants are encouraged to read 20 minutes per day.
  3. Children are encouraged to check out books to read and report on according to their grade and/or reading level.
  4. Parents, caregivers and teachers may read to children. The children should then report to the librarian.
  5. Each child may report on a maximum of four hours (total of twelve twenty-minute blocks) per week.
  6. Reports can either be oral or written. Written reports may be a picture, poem, report, craft, or artifact.
  7. Titles reported on will be entered in the child's reading log.
  8. Every child who reads and reports on at least one hour of reading (three 20-minute blocks) will receive a Summer Reading Challenge certificate.
  9. There will be a scale of incentives incentives.
  10. A maximum of one thousand (1000) minutes per child will be accepted.