SUMMIT LIBRARY PROGRAMS

The library hosts a variety of incentive programs, designed to promote reading and develop relationships.  Students are encouraged to get involved!

 

Lunch-n-Lit

Lunch-n-Lit is a grade level book club. Students are encouraged to sign up! Read the selected book and come prepared to contribute to a great book discussion! On meeting days, participants bring their lunch to the library, discuss books, and enjoy a treat!

 

The Reading Without Walls Challenge

READING WITHOUT WALLS is an annual nationwide reading program presented by Gene Yang, the National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature.  The National Ambassador Program is sponsored by The Children’s Book Council, Every Child a Reader, and The Library of Congress.

Expand your horizons and earn a reward each month!

 

September 2017

Read a book about a character who doesn’t look or live like you.

Diversity comes in many forms: race, religion, gender, class, ability, and more.

Complete the September Bookmark and turn it in by Friday, October 6th.

 

October 2017

Read a book about an issue you don’t know much about.

An issue is an important question or topic that needs to be solved,

including environmental problems like global warming, pollution, and endangered species

or social justice issues like homelessness, poverty, racial injustice, or discrimination.

Complete the October Bookmark and turn it in by Friday, November 3rd.

 

November 2017

Read or listen to a book in a format that you don’t normally read for fun.

-A graphic novel – A book in verse – An audio book – A nonfiction book-

Complete the November Bookmark and turn it in by Friday, December 1st.

 

FIELD TRIP BONUS

Complete all 3 monthly challenges + Create a video and a poster.

Reading Without Walls Challenge Project Instructions