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2023
Read-a-thon

October 31st - November 14th

PTA’s Annual Fundraiser kicks off on October 31st. We are raising money for our school by encouraging lifelong reading!

Over the next few weeks, we have planned many fun events and prizes for our students (read about those below), all designed to grow their most important superpower - reading!

 

How To Participate

Participating is easy...

 

  1. Activate your child’s Read-A-Thon page at the link below. The class with the most students registered by October 31st gets a Kona Ice Party!

  2. ​Log minutes read by your student and collect donations by sharing your reader's page with family and friends by email, text, or social media.

 

Even if you don’t plan to fundraise, students can earn prizes by logging their reading minutes and even for just creating their page & sharing it with family and friends! Create your student’s page ASAP, but no later than October 31st.

Goals

$20,000 Raised

200,000 Minutes read as a school

 

If the fundraising goal is met, the class with the highest amount of minutes read will get to turn Mrs. Finnegan into an Ice Cream Sundae at the Ice Cream Party. ! If the reading goal is met, ALL students get a book from the new book vending machine.

Prizes

✭Top Reader and Fundraiser in each class, class with the most funds raised and class with the most minutes read will attend an Ice Cream Sundae Party and get to turn Mrs. Finnegan into an Ice Cream Sundae. 

 

✭Top readers in each grade earn $10 Vero Beach Book Center Gift Card & Goodie Bag.

 

✭Check out the Read-A-Thon website for individual awards for minutes read and money earned, including ice cream coupons, prize box rewards, and experiences like free recess, teacher for a day etc!

 

✭Class prizes include Pizza Parties, Extra Recess Time, Popcorn and a Movie, and more!

Events

Tues. October 31st - KICKOFF EVENT:
Parents may join their students on the
hardcourt for a school wide blanket reading and costume parade. See flyer sent home for times.

 

Book Battle: Beginning Jan. 17
Students will vote on their favorite
books and a winner will be crowned
at the end of Read-A-Thon

Fri. Jan. 20: Buddy Up Reading

 

Thurs. November 9th: Library Bingo and Scavenger Hunt

Join us from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at the IRC Main Library, 1600 21 Street, for book bingo and a special scavenger hunt for Beachland students! There will be prizes for
students who participate. Light refreshments will be served.


Fri. Jan. 27: Spotlight on Local
Author


Tues. Jan. 31: Reading “Under the Stars”

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