1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1000 books before kindergartenGoal:

Read 1,000 books with your child before they reach kindergarten to enhance his/her literacy skills.  It’s really not that bad! Reading one book to your child every night equals 365 books in a year and 1,000 books in a little under 3! This also provides bonding time between parents and children!


o   Age limit: any child not yet in kindergarten

o   Record every book you read on our logs that you can find on the library website or pick-up at the library

o   The same book can be read and counted multiple times

o   Books read at daycare, the library, over friends/relatives homes, etc. can count towards the total


o   Books prizes awarded for every 100 books read

o   Special prizes for 500 books read and 1000 books read

o   Certificate awarded when reach 1000 books goal