Alerts: Aug 4, 2020
On July 20, 2020, the Board of Education voted to delay the start of school from Monday, August 3 to Thursday, August 13, 2020.
For more information and to view our Current Re-Entry Plan, please follow this link.
    Susan Jordan Summer Reading Challenge
    May 12, 2020

    What is it?
    A reading challenge for all current K-5 students in Lawrence Township.
    ● Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd Graders have a goal of 240 minutes each month. (at least 20 minutes a day, three days a week)
    ● 3rd, 4th and 5th graders have a goal of 480 minutes each month.  (at least 30 minutes a day, four times a week)
    ● All students are to respond to at least 2 books. (see attached response sheet)
    ● All students are to complete attached reading log with a parent/guardian signature to be eligible for the school celebration in August.



    How can I earn minutes?
    ● Lexia (must be done in addition to reading books)
    ● Raz-Kids
    ● Books and other resources with text (i.e. newspapers magazines)you have at home or online.
    ● Books and resources with text from the public library (INDYPL)
    ● Overdrive (INDYPL)




    The June and July calendar reading logs and response sheet must be signed by a parent and minutes verified be signed by a teacher.  If the reading logs and response sheet are turned in by August 21st you will be invited to an ice cream party held at the school.  The top 3 readers with the most minutes read from each grade group (1-2,3-4,5-6) will be chosen from each school to represent that school at a Readers Are Leaders luncheon with their principal.
    The top three readers from each grade level group (1-2, 3-4, 5-6) from across the district will be recognized by Dr. Smith at a School Board meeting and receive a Readers Are Leaders personalized medal.
    When is it due?
    August 21, 2020 –

    Turn in your signed reading logs and response sheet to your new teacher or principal.

    All students must respond to at least two books. (see response sheet linked below)

    Reading Response for Grades K, 1 & 2   English

    Reading Response for Grades 3 - 5  English

    Reading Challenge Directions & Responses - Spanish

    All students must complete the June and July reading calendar (linked below) with a parent/guardian signature.

    June & July Calendar Reading Log for Grades K, 1 & 2   English  
    June & July Calendar Reading Log for Grades K, 1 & 2   Spanish

    June & July Calendar Reading Log for Grades 3 - 5   English  
    June & July Calendar Reading Log for Grades 3 - 5   Spanish

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