The "20-20" CHALLENGE
Read 20 minutes a day to total 20 hours of reading this summer! (June 1st - August 1st)
August Update! Redeem Your Dollars!
To earn your Due West Dollars for this challenge, please post a picture(s) of your reading log or Beanstack minutes to your Library LLC Seesaw class.
*Studies show that students who read over the summer maintain or improve reading skills for the start of the next school year. And rather than required lists, students can CHOOSE books they are excited about reading! (books or any texts eg. magazines)
Please email Ms. Airman if you have questions about summer reading or logging in to our reading databases!
Our DW Poetry Padlet - Click Here! Read, write, or illustrate poems.
21 Shel Silverstein Poems To Read Together - Click Here
Ms. Airman's favorite poet! My mother used to read these poems to me and we would laugh and wonder together!
Click for Bonus Animated Clips:
Ickle Me, Pickle Me, Tickle Me Too! and Sick
Why Poetry with Young Kids? (The Many Little Joys, 2018)
"Poetry is the ultimate playground for words..."
5 Reasons for Poetry with All Kids Click Here (Aguilar, 2013 Edutopia)
"Poetry promotes literacy, builds community, and fosters emotional resilience. It can cross boundaries that little else can. April is National Poetry Month. Bring some poetry into your hearts, homes, classrooms and schools."
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