1st grade 1st Grade Language arts 2nd grade 2nd Grade Language Arts 3rd grade 3rd grade Language Arts 4th grade 4th Grade Language Arts 5th grade 5th Grade Language Arts 6th grade 6th Grade Langauge Arts FREE Booklogs FREE Printables

Summer Reading Log and Incentive Ideas

Are you getting ready for an intentional summer? Start planning now so that the summer doesn’t slip by without some intentional fun, sweet memories, and educational ideas to keep their minds sharp!

Looking for Book Recommendations?

 

{free} Summer Reading Log

A great way to help you and your child track the books they are reading during the summer is a book log. Reading logs are great for public, private, and homeschooled children.

free printable summer reading log >> Download {free} Summer Reading Log here <<

 

FUN Reading Incentive Ideas

  • And why not try one of these great ideas to add some extra incentive and FUN!
  • 30 Days of Reading Challenge with {free} Printables from 3 Dinosaurs
  • King or Queen for the Day – when your child reads the number you set (25 or so) you make a crown and let them be the King or Queen for the day
  • Get free tokens at Chuck E Cheese and go play together
  • Reading Incentive Brag Tags by Confessions of a Homeschooler
  • Treasure Chest – Fill a treasure chest with inexpensive items from the party store, Target dollar section, stickers, etc. and let your child pick a prize every 1, 5, or 10 books they read.
  • Coupon – Give your child a coupon for staying up late, picking what’s for dinner, pick the movie for movie night, etc.
  • Special Event – If your child reads 100 books for the summer take them to the movies, throw a party, go to an indoor water park for the night, have a picnic at the park, have 100 balloons, etc.
  • Girl & Boy Block themed Reading Logs from Enchanted Homeschooling Mom
 
Additional Resources:

 

Looking for more fun, creative ways you can begin homeschooling for free? We have over 1,000,000 pages of FREE 4th grade worksheetspre k worksheets, kindergarten worksheets, grade 1 worksheets, second grade worksheets, 3rd grade worksheets, and more for K12. Plus see our history lesson plans, free math games, english worksheetssight words activities, and cvc word games for kids of all ages!

In addition, don’t miss our disney world tips and  kids activities filled with ideas for every holiday and season of the year!

About the author

Beth Gorden

Beth Gorden is the creative multi-tasking creator of 123 Homeschool 4 Me. As a busy homeschooling mother of six, she strives to create hands-on learning activities and worksheets that kids will love to make learning FUN! She has created over 1 million pages of printables to help teach kids ABCs, science, English grammar, history, math, and so much more! Beth is also the creator of 2 additional sites with even more educational activities and FREE printables - www.kindergartenworksheetsandgames.com and www.preschoolplayandlearn.com

Leave a Comment

shares