Hillsborough Reading Challenge

November 11, 2019 — November 30, 2019

There are many ways to be a hero. Let’s honor as many kinds of heroes as we can by reading and writing about them!

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Hillsborough Reading Challenge

November 11, 2019 — November 30, 2019

There are many ways to be a hero. Let’s honor as many kinds of heroes as we can by reading and writing about them!

There are 2 ways to participate!

Read and Respond Challenge and Most Minutes Read Challenge

Read and Respond Challenge

RULES:

  1. Read at least one book about a hero on myON.
  • Tip: You can Search using keywords like these:
  • Community helpers
  • Family and friends
  • Heroes
  • Teachers
  • Veterans

Can you think of any other kinds of heroes? Search for them on myON!

  1. Answer this question: How is the character in this book a hero to you and why are you thankful for them?
  • Complete the form on this page. After you select your grade, you will be able to enter your answer on the form.
  • How long should your answer be?
    • Pre-K–Grade 2 students: 25 words or fewer
    • Students in Grades 3–5: 25 to 50 words
    • Students in Grades 6–8: 50 to 75 words

Younger students may need help from a family member or other trusted adult to write the response.

Winners will be selected in each grade range

  • Pre-K–Grade 2
  • Grades 3–5
  • Grades 6–8

Selection of winners

Winners will be selected based upon how well they respond to the question and relate it to their hero.










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Most Minutes Read on myON Challenge

RULES:

  1. Read as many books as you can on myON during the challenge period.

You can read about heroes and other topics, too! Every minute counts!

  1. Your time spent reading will be recorded automatically within myON.

Tip: If you are reading offline, remember to log back into myON with WiFi before November 30 so your reading activity is synched in your account.

Winners will be selected in each grade range

  • Pre-K–Grade 2
  • Grades 3–5
  • Grades 6–8

Selection of winners

Students with the most minutes read on myON during the challenge period will be the winners in their grade range!

Winners will be announced the week of December 2

All winners will receive a myON prize pack!