For Parents and Teachers
How kids 8th Grade & under can participate:
- Read for at least 15 minutes each day for a month in June and July.
(Grown-ups may read aloud to kids who are still learning.)
- Add up your minutes and have your parent or guardian initial each week.
- Once you've read 300 minutes, turn in your completed reading log to earn your $5 HPB Bookworm Bucks reading reward for the month.
How high school kids can participate:
- Read a book each month in June and July.
- Write a short review.
- Bring your review in to your local HPB to earn your $5 HPB Bookworm Bucks reading reward for the month.
Make family reading goals this summer and give rewards to your children.
- Set aside a time of day to read and help your kids stick with it.
- Help your kids select books to read. [ Reading Suggestions ]
- Post a checklist on the fridge and chart progress. [ Download Reading Log ]
Think of fun, creative family rewards.
Here are some ideas:
- Take a trip to the zoo or amusement park.
- Walk in your favorite family park.
- Camp out in the backyard with family or friends.
- Have a special lunch at your favorite pizza place.
- Take a trip to your favorite bookstore to pick out a new book.
- Present reading reward certificates. [ Download Certificate ]
*Some restrictions apply. See Reading Log for details.
Kids high school age and under can participate and earn Half Price Books® Bookworm Bucks. Some restrictions apply. Promotion valid June 1 - July 31, 2016.