Summer Reading Programs for kids in Utah
Summer break doesn't have to mean an end to learning. There are many companies that offer kids incentives to read by giving them bonus freebies. Here's a list of awesome FREE Summer Reading Programs we found. Please feel free to leave a comment with any we might have missed.
Read Today: In conjunction with the Salt Lake Bees. Kids read 20 minutes a day fill in the form by coloring in the baseballs. Each time they round to the next base they get a prize that includes a pencil, a free book, a Happy Meal and when they hit home they get two free ticket to see the Bees play. Watch for more details>>
Utah State Fair Read and Win: Kids must read 10 books between May 1 and July 16 and return the form (must be postmarked on or before July 16) to receive special goodies from the State Fair. For grades 1st – 6th. Included is a free admission pass, concession coupon and more. Full details>>
Scholastic Summer Challenge: Offers a chance for kids to log their reading times into their system to compete for reading streaks and earn rewards and unlock book donations from April 26 – Sept. 3, 2021. Details>>
Check with your local library for summer reading programs. Here's a few we spotted.