In addition to the summer reading programs being offered at your local Library and shops, there are also some programs being offered online that will help motivate your kids to read over the summer break:
Scholastic Reading Challenge 2012
Kids can log their reading minutes to earn rewards.
Sylvan Book Adventure 2012
Kids in grades K-8 can find a book, take quizzes on what they’ve read, and earn prizes for their reading success.
Half Price Books “Feed Your Brain” 2012 Summer Reading Program
Kids 14 and younger can read to earn a $5 Half Price Books Back-to-School Bucks reading reward. Even Better! Grown-ups may read aloud to kids who are still learning.
TD Bank 2012 Summer Reading for Kids
Celebrating 10 years of summer reading fun, kids are invited to read 10 books this summer to earn $10 deposited into a new or existing Young Saver Account.
Barnes & Noble Summer Reading
Kids can earn a FREE book from Barnes & Noble just by reading 8 books this summer. Download a print a Reading Journal (use the link above), have your child log the books they read in the journal, then bring the completed joural to your local Barnes & Noble store. Kids can pick their FREE book from the Reading Journal list at the store. Even Better! Parents can download a FREE kit featuring fun activities and teaching tips.