The Wolves provide incentives through the program to encourage kids to reach reading goals they set for themselves. In addition, Wolves players visit the libraries throughout the season and speak about the important role education plays in their lives as professional athletes.
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Did you know...
- Out-of-school writing habits of students have shown that even 15 minutes per day of independent reading can expose students to more than a million words of text in a year.
- Thirty-seven percent of American fourth graders read below the “Basic” level on the National Assessment of Educational Progress reading test.
- Fifty-three percent of fourth graders admitted to reading recreationally while only twenty percent of eighth graders said the same.
Left wing Rob Bordson
1What was your favorite book as a kid?
"To Kill A Mockingbird"
2If a book was written about your life, what would the title be?
"Life Is Good"
3What is your favorite type of book?
4When do you read the most?
5Where is your favorite spot to read?
Beach or bed
6Do you prefer to read actual books or read on a Kindle/iPad?
7Are you a corner folder or a bookmark user?
Download a Wolves Reading Log! Print it out and keep track of your reading!
Email a player!
Write to the Wolves and let them know about your favorite book or author. Your comments may be chosen to be posted online for everyone to read. Be sure to include your name and age!