What: Pledge to read a certain amount of minutes and get your family and friends to support you with donations to the school
When: Post Cards Due back at school 9/23
Reading Week 9/23 – 9/29
Reading Logs Due back at school 9/30
Who: All Maple Grove Students are invited to participate in this fun week of reading!
Please note that reading to/with your child counts as reading time, so any level reader can participate
Why: Reading is fun and this is a great way to raise money for our school AND each participant who turns in their Post Cards AND Log, will receive $10 in Book Fair Bucks to spend on the book fair the week of Oct 10th! The classroom with the most participants will also receive a Jamba Juice Party!
How: Make a pledge to read a certain amount during the week
(suggested goals: K – 2nd 150 mins 3rd – 4th 300 mins 5th – 6th 400 mins )
Complete your post cards (at least 5 per family) due to school on 9/23
Then, on 9/23 fill out the top portion of your log and START READING!
Logs are due back to school on 9/30
Options for participation:
Have your child fill out the attached post cards by addressing them to family or friends (please complete at least 5 per family) and then return them on Friday 9/23. We will take care of the mailing ☺
BUY OUT OPTION
You can buy out of the program by making a $60 donation to the PTA. You may Buy Out online by going to the PTA website at MapleGrovePTA.org and following the link to the Reading Challenge, then choose the Buy Out Option. If you choose to send in a check – it must be received by 9/30. Please make sure to mark on the check that it is for the Grizzly Reading Challenge Buy Out and note child’s name and teacher.
(buy out students will still receive the Book Fair Bucks and be eligible for the Jamba Juice Party).
Please contact Lisa Denton with any questions firstname.lastname@example.org or 720-273-7547