Welcome to the first week of the 2020 Families In Schools Reading Challenge. For 10 weeks we are challenging children and young adults, ages 18 and under, to read a MILLION ++ Words. Below are some step-by-step instructions to submit your first challenge.
Step #1: Download the sample Million Word Goals by clicking here.
Step #2: Make a plan by looking for your child’s grade level, and:
- Discuss or pick which books you/they are interested in reading
- Plan how many books you or your child plan to read for the next 10 weeks
- Watch the “How to Set Your Reading Challenge Goals” video to help set your goals
Step #3: Write your reading goals and send them to us with a list of books that you plan to read for the next 10 weeks.
Step #4: Submit by commenting on the Week #1 Reading Challenge post located in the Reading & Compassion Challenge Facebook Group by Monday, April 13th, at 5 PM. Bonus: Post a video, photo, or voice recording letting us know what your reading goals are on your feed tagging Families In Schools and we will add your name 2x’s to the weekly raffle.
Step #5: To complete your submission, send us your reading log via Facebook Direct Message. This is very important; we do not want you to submit your personal information publicly. If you can’t send it through a Facebook direct message, please send it to Jessica Torres at firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, April 13th, at 5 PM.