Growing Readers Directions

  • The goal of the Growing Readers program is to encourage all students to be motivated to read at home everyday. 

    Directions: Students enjoy reading at home every day. Parents, please initial your child’s Reading Calendar every night.

    K – Parent to initial Book Calendar for each day read
    1st – Log your minutes read on the monthly calendar, and parent initial calendar
    2nd–5th – Log your pages read on the monthly calendar, and parent initial calendar

    *At the end of each month return the monthly reading page and folder to your teacher.

    Growing Reader Goals:

    *K – 1st grade: Enjoy reading for 15 minutes at home every day.
    *2nd – 3rd grade: Enjoy reading for 30 minutes at home every day.
    *4th – 5th grade: Enjoy reading for 30 minutes at home every day.

    Celebrations: At each Level, you will receive an award and…

    *Read for 50 days your name will be added to our Growing Readers tree!
    *Read for 100 days pick from the Growing Readers “Celebration Box!”
    *Read for 160 days choose a New Book
    *Read for 230 days receive a Reading Pin and be invited to a Growing Readers pizza party in June!

    All reading counts! Read everything and anything. You can read anywhere, anytime, with anyone!