Click on this link to get information on Reading Counts book quizzes, Lexile, points, word count, etc.
Make sure YOU become a
Our new reading program offers monthly and quarterly rewards and incentives to encourage students to maintain a continuous
reading routine throughout the year.
How do I become a Patriot Reader?
Read books from the SSYRA list or the Book Party lists, and pass the quizzes with a 70 or higher. Once your Reading Counts points (from THESE approved booklists) accumulate to the various categories listed below , submit the Patriot Reader Form to Mrs. Jordan in the library. You will receive a Patriot Reader card
(attached to a lanyard). You MUST wear your lanyard when participating in the Patriot Reader activities.
Patriot Reader Levels
RED CARD 200 RC Points
BLUE CARD 150 RC Points
WHITE CARD 100 RC Points
(REMINDER: These points must be from SSYRA and Book Party booklists ONLY!)
Select the READING COUNTS BOOK EXPERT link at the top of this page to find out how many points a book has. You can also find the points on the inside cover of most library books and in Destiny.
What are the rewards for being a Patriot Reader?
The rewards/incentives you receive will depend on the level you attain.
THESE ARE JUST A FEW OF THE REWARDS/INCENTIVES FOR THE RED AND BLUE CARD HOLDERS:
*Free seating at lunch or outdoor seating (with a treat for Red Cards) on designated days.
*First preference of "comfy" seating in library
*Occasional breakfast treats
*Ice cream party
*End-of Year "in house" Reward Party"
White card holders will also have preferential seating in the "comfy" seats, occasional treats,
names entered in drawings for special prizes, etc.
*The top 50 readers (highest RC points from approved booklists) at the end of the school year will be invited to participate in a field trip to Barnes and Noble and receive a $10 coupon to purchase a book.
*The top 2 readers (highest RC points from approved booklists) will receive an eReader device.
REFER TO YOUR SSYRA LIST AND BOOK PARTY LISTS TO MAKE YOUR BOOK SELECTIONS.
START READING TODAY!!!