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Read a thon

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Mystery motivator points...for good behavior...earn a read-a-thon...bring a good book...pillow....

Do you have your students earn 'mystery motivator' points for good behavior? If so, you might want to see how I use a class READ-A-THON as a reward for my class. My class read-a-thon is something I look forward to all year long. I only do it once a year and I make my students earn it. It is a fun celebration of reading that promotes good reading habits! Here's a copy of the note I send home to parents to inform them of the upcoming read-a-thon. For a successful read-a-thon, here are some…

Read-A-Thon Bingo at Home to encourage summer reading! Kids will love this fun game of Reading around the house! Mom's will love seeing their kids read!

Read-A-Thon Bingo at Home to encourage summer reading! Kids will love this fun game of Reading around the house! Mom's will love seeing their kids read!

Using a "Read-A-Thon" to hook older readers | The Atypical Apple Here is a link to the free download: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Motivating-Middle-School-Readers-with-a-Read-A-Thon-1105781

This year, my school had a couple family reading nights. It was wildly successful amongst our 3rd and 4th grade . . . but my building is 3rd- 6th. I felt disappointed that our 5th and 6th graders w…

Hooking kids on reading . . . Read-A-Thon | The Atypical Apple

This year, my school had a couple family reading nights. It was wildly successful amongst our 3rd and 4th grade . . . but my building is 3rd- 6th. I felt disappointed that our 5th and 6th graders w…

Spark Student Motivation: Read-a-thon. Get your students excited about reading by holding a Read-a-thon!

Happy Saturday Friends! Today is officially my first day of Spring Break! I wanted to share something I did with my students to motiv...

Hooking kids on reading . . . Read-A-Thon | The Atypical Apple

This year, my school had a couple family reading nights. It was wildly successful amongst our 3rd and 4th grade . . . but my building is 3rd- 6th. I felt disappointed that our 5th and 6th graders w…

Read-A-Thon - this pic tracks reading minutes with "books" but could stack fundraising successs

BHB Reader Todd Glass sends in this guest blog about PS 8's Read-a-thon and their search for sponsors:The PS 8 Read-a-thon is seeking help from local residents to sponsor students who want to participate, but aren't able to find sponsors of

Golden Ticket for a Read-a-thon - what a fun idea!

Last week I wrote about our Mathapalooza (math all day themed day) that our class had. It was incredible, but I was more excited about this week's Read-a-thon! We held ours all day during school. I broke up the day with some reading-related activities. Here's a list of possible activities you could do to have your own reading-themed day: Have guest readersEat 'book worms'Play reading freeze tagHold 'power hours'Sneak in some golden ticketsMake bookmarks Are you ready to make your fun…