Literacy Challenge #3

Click here para en español Due to COVID-19, many families are distance learning and do not have access to their local libraries or physical books. This week we would like you to explore different sites that offer free books. Below are some step-by-step instructions to submit your third challenge.  Step #1:  Research where to find free books. The books can be physical books, e-books, audiobooks, video books, etc.  To get you started, we have a list of free resources here.  Step […]

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Reto de Lectura #2

Bienvenidos a la segunda semana del reto de lectura de Families In Schools.  Por 10 semanas estaremos retando a niños y jóvenes, menores de 18 años, a leer millones de palabras. A continuación, hay algunas instrucciones de paso-a-paso para enviar su segundo reto. Paso #1: Únase a un club de lectura o crean uno club y cuéntenos sobre el club.  Para una lista de clubs de libros haga clic aquí   Para comenzar su propio club de lectura, […]

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Literacy Challenge #2

Click here para en español Welcome to the second 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 second challenge. Step #1: Join a book club or create one and tell us about it.   For a list of virtual book clubs please click here   To start your own digital book club, check out Scholastic’s Step-By-Step Guide  Step #2: Take […]

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Literacy Challenge #1

Click here para en español 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 […]

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