#1 - Half Price Books
Half Price Books FREE reading program begins June 1, 2011 and runs until July 31, 2011.
Kids ages 14 and under who read 600 or more minutes during June and July can earn a $5 Half Price books shopping card
Simple Steps to Participate:
1. Get a Feed Your Brain reading log at your local Half Price Books. or
Click here to down load and print your weekly reading logs.
2. Set a goal to read each day for at least 15 minutes or more throughout June and July.
Grown-ups may read aloud for kids who are still learning.
3. Add up your minutes and have your parent or guardian initial at the end of each week.
4. Turn in your completed reading log at Half Price Books
July 25 – August 7 to receive your $5 Back-to-School Bucks summer reading reward!
Click here to find a Half Price Books location near you.
#2 Barnes and Noble Books
Imagination’s Destination FREE Summer Reading program
on your way, encouraging you to read books of your own choosing
and earn a FREE book, simply by following these three easy steps:
1. Read any eight books this summer and record them in this
Barnes & Noble Summer Reading Imagination’s Destination
Journal. Be sure to let us know to whom you would
recommend each book, and why.
2. Bring your completed journal to a Barnes & Noble store
between May 24th and September 6th, 2011.
3. Choose your FREE reading adventure from the book list
featured on the back of the journal. Click here to get your free journal.
# 3 Chuck E. Cheese
Kids Reading Reward Calendar
Looking for a fun way to reward your kids for their reading accomplishments? Download and print free reward calendars.
2. Mark the days off with a pen or sticker as your child accomplishes their goals
#4 Bookworm Wednesdays
Every Wednesday at 10:00 am beginning July 6th until August 10th. You kids can watch free movies in exchange for a book report during the summer.
A fun and rewarding summer reading program developed to encourage young children to read during the summer months. BOOKWORM WEDNESDAYS entitles kids to free admission to a select children's film when they present a book report at a participating Showcase Cinemas, Multiplex Cinemas or Cinema de Lux box office. Accompanying parents or guardians and children under six receive free admission and do not need to submit a book report. Click here for more information.
#5 Pottery Barn Kids - Summer reading Challenge
Kids of all ages are invited to join the Pottery Barn Kids story time or to read at home independently. Be sure to stop in Pottery Barn Kids when your kids complete one of their recommending reading list for a FREE book. Click here for Book list sand completion certificates.
# 6 Sylvan Book Adventure
FREE reading motivation program for children in grades K-8. Children
create their own book lists from over 7,000 recommended titles, take
multiple choice quizzes on the books they've read, and earn points and
prizes for their literary successes. Click here to read more about Book Adventure
# 7 Scholastic Summer Challenge - Read
has a free online reading club for children Scholastic Summer Challenge
Uses Online Games and Community to Get Kids Excited About
Reading. Children can
log on, read and WIN prizes. Click here
for more information and to sign up.
# 8 Old Spaghetti Factory Summer Reading Program
Old Spaghetti Factory Rewards of Reading
: Children who read five books are eligible for a free kid's meal. Click here
for more details.
# 9 Library Reading Programs:
Check with your local Library for their summer reading programs. check out www.summerreading.org
for great resources.
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