Category Archives: Read-a-thon

Summer Read-a-Thon Week 6 Theme

How is your read-a-thon going? We’re up to week 6 now and time is flying! I just want to remind everyone to keep track of your reading with your book logs – you will need to turn in your number … Continue reading

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Summer Read-a-thon Fine Arts Activities

The arts encompass so many different things – theater, music, painting, sculpting…the list goes on and on. So this week, why not try your hand at something new? ┬áHere are some fun ideas: Water color painting Act out a scene … Continue reading

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Summer Read-a-thon Week 5 Theme

Can you believe we’re already halfway through the Read-a-thon? Time really does fly! I hope you’re all enjoying the themes and activities! This week’s theme is near and dear to my children’s hearts. It’s how they spend much of their … Continue reading

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Summer Read-a-thon: Week 4 Activity

In addition to adoring history, I’m also a geography nerd. I love maps and learning about other countries. So, a few weeks ago, when I stumbled upon this game: GeoGuessr, I was excited. I played a few rounds, then called … Continue reading

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Summer Read-a-thon: Week 4 Theme

Whether you ride in the car, an airplane, a boat, or just walk on your own two feet, you probably do a lot of traveling during the summertime. That is why this week’s theme is: Travel!   Why don’t you … Continue reading

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Summer Read-a-thon: Animal Riddles

It’s nearing the end of Animal week, I hope you’ve enjoyed it so far! Today I’m going to give you a challenge – let’s see if you can figure out these animal riddles! I am a treetop gymnast. I appear … Continue reading

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Summer Read-a-thon: Week 3 Activity

This week’s theme is animals, and today’s activity is for the birds, literally! We are birding nuts here – studying and gazing at every bird that visits our yard. We’ve tried many different types of bird feeders over the years, … Continue reading

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Summer Read-a-thon Week 3 Theme!

Can you believe we’re already at week 3? Time is flying and summer is in full swing! This week’s theme is a popular one at my house – I’d say at least half of our massive book collection pertains to … Continue reading

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Summer Read-a-thon: Beach Scavenger Hunt

We’re here in Cape Cod, enjoying our beach vacation. I mentioned before that my kids are big into collecting. Anything they find on the beach that they think is beautiful get’s brought back in a bucket. This particular beach is … Continue reading

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Summer Read-a-thon: Week 2

I hope you are enjoying the read-a-thon so far. We’re on vacation this week, relaxing from a very busy year. So in honor of our vacation at Cape Cod, this week’s theme is: The Beach! What is your favorite thing … Continue reading

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