Thursday, May 20, 2010

Thrifty Thursday! {updated}

Thrifty Tip #23:  Jump on the Summer Reading Program bandwagon and get FREE books and other fun stuff!


Check out these links to get started:

Barnes & Noble:  Kids 1st-6th grade:  read any eight books and track them in the printable travel log.  Return to the store and pick a free book!

Borders:  Double Dog Dare for kids 12 and under.  Read any 10 books and record them on the printable form.  Return to the store for a free book!

Half Price Books:  Kids 14 and under can earn a $3 Half Price Books Gift Card for each week they read at least 15 minutes per day.  Stop by the store for a reading form.

Chuck E. Cheese:  Receive 10 free tokens for filling out the reading calendar.  *Pizza purchase is required.

Check out your local public library for fun Summer Reading Programs!
Our library offers fun rewards and incentives with age appropriate reading goals!

Here are a few more links courtesy of Amy at My Front Porch Looking In

http://www.hebuddy.com/content/pdf/readingclub.pdf

http://www.tdbank.com/summerreading/

http://www.potterybarnkids.com/customer-service/book-club.html
Moms with pre-readers can read to their kids for some of these programs and have it count! (we have no readers yet)

Thanks, Amy!

Leave me a comment about the Summer Reading Programs you are excited about!

3 comments:

bass family said...

what great ideas! Thanks for sharing, I had no idea programs like that were out there!

Amy said...

a few more i've found:

http://www.hebuddy.com/content/pdf/readingclub.pdf

http://www.tdbank.com/summerreading/

http://www.potterybarnkids.com/customer-service/book-club.html

moms with pre-readers can read to their kids for some of these programs and have it count! (we have no readers yet). :)

Savvy Little Women - Kate said...

Wow, I had no idea! Thanks for sharing!