Rewards

Incentives throughout our summer reading program keep students excited and active.

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Kids Read Now entices students to read through rewards and incentives that encourage pride and enjoyment of literacy.

 

Rewards help to keep students engaged and reading the books with an end goal in mind. Students get a new book for each book they finish reading, and we offer optional prizes at each step of the program.

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Choices

 

Empower participating families with choices throughout the program.

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Challenges

 

Keep students and parents motivated with challenges at each step of the program.

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Parental Engagement

 

Keep parents engaged throughout the program with weekly outreach.

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Results

 

See results. Kids Read Now collects, analyzes, and shares data at each stage of the program.

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Transform your summer
reading program

 

Kids Read Now keeps your students passionate and engaged through the summer months. Request more information about how book choice shapes.

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