Category Archives: Summer Reading Challenge

Tool Time Rewind on Literacy Toolbox and Summer Reading Challenge Wrap Up

We finished up our Summer 2011 Reading Challenge this month!  Did your child meet his goals?  My son challenged himself to read 4 chapter books in August, and while he didn’t quite get 4 in, he did read some poetry … Continue reading

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Summer 2011 Reading Challenge Update for July

It’s the last day of July and we have slowly, but surely met our goals for our Summer Reading Challenge (almost!).  If you signed up and are participating, please take a minute to update us on your child’s reading goals.  … Continue reading

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Tool Time Rewind: A Month in Review on Literacy Toolbox and Challenge Updates

June was spent exploring summer learning options at Literacy Toolbox.  The main learning opportunity for our summer is the Summer 2011 Reading Challenge.  If you signed up and are participating, please take a minute to update us on your child’s … Continue reading

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Resources for Summer Learning

As we head into summer in the U.S., here are two fantastic resources you may want to consider perusing to give you a few ideas to enhance your child’s summer learning. Lit Lava is in its ninth edition!  Edited by … Continue reading

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Summer 2011 Reading Challenge Update

Some of you may have noticed a few changes around here… I hope these changes will help me run this blog more smoothly and will allow me to bring readers a few fun things around here! Earlier this month, I … Continue reading

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Summer 2011 Reading Challenge

Over the years, in schools I’ve taught in we’ve sent home summer reading packets.  Many schools think kids will continue reading over the summer if they are given a packet of activities to complete when they read.  This (typically optional) … Continue reading

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