2011-2012 READ A MILLION WORDS!!
|BECOME A MILLION-WORD READER AND WIN GREAT PRIZES!!!
Mayo is joining the Tulsa Public Schools initiative to encourage students to read a million words in the 2011-2012 school year. Winners will receive coupons for ice cream and pizza, a Million-Word Reader T-Shirt, an entry into a drawing for a $25 Gift Certificate from Barnes and Noble and a Wear-Your-T-Shirt and have a Pizza Party celebration for the Million-Word Readers.
Check out these links to see
- What a million words "looks like" at each grade level and
- A Calculator that will help you understand the number of words
in a book read.
- An online "Passport" that will keep track of each child's totals
- An online Reading Log to keep track of the names of each
By reading 20 minutes every day at home and by adding to those minutes the number of minutes each student reads at school , it is possible for every Mayo child to read a million words! So, READ ON!!!