Reading Blitz Star Reader Packet
Use this link to download a Reading Packet designed to help your third grader practice for the Ohio Achievement Assessment in reading.
Spring Break Reading Blitz Reader PacketColumbus City Schools (CCS) is partnering with the City of Columbus and its Recreation and Parks Department to offer a Third Grade Spring Break Reading Blitz from Tuesday, April 15, through Thursday, April 17, 2014.
The Reading Blitz will last from 1:00 - 3:00 PM each day at six Recreation Centers to help students prepare for the Third Grade Reading Assessment, and to encourage them to practice and strengthen their reading skills during Spring Break. The CCS Reading Department is also creating a Spring Break Reading Enrichment Packet that will include several reading passages, questions, and suggestions for reading activities.
Community volunteers who have been working in CCS schools as Reading Buddies, as well as others, will assist students with their Spring Break Reading Enrichment Packet activities. In addition, CCS is partnering with Columbus Metropolitan Libraries to ensure that a variety of books are available for the students’ reading pleasure.
The Reading Blitz activities will take place at the following locations:
- CENTRAL ► Beatty Community Recreation Center
247 N. Ohio Ave., 43203
- EAST ► Brentnell Community Recreation Center
1280 Brentnell Ave., 43219
- NORTH ► Douglas Community Recreation Center
1300 Windsor Ave., 43211
- Feddersen Community Recreation Center
3911 Dresden St., 43224
- SOUTH ►Schiller Community Recreation Center
1069 Jaeger St., 43206
- WEST ►Sullivant Gardens Community Recreation Center
755 Renick St., 43223
For additional information, contact: Krista Bower, (614) 365-8869, or [email protected], or Tanya
McClanahan at 614-365-8600 or [email protected].
must fill out a registration form to participate. Forms can be obtained from
your child’s school office, or by clicking HERE. The form must be returned to your
school secretary by Wednesday, April 9, 2014.
Interested in being a volunteer? Click HERE to find out how.
Click HERE for a printable poster.