Family Literacy Night
Family Literacy Night
Marianne Mack
Sunday, October 21, 2018

Family Literacy Night

Monday, November 5th

6 - 7:30 p.m.


  • Promotes literacy

  • Supports School Improvement Plan

  • Builds family - school connections

  • Builds community spirit


Station Options:

  • Photo Booth - Pick a book, put on some silly accessories and take a memorable photo

  • Create a Bookmark - Create a special bookmark for that next book you read

  • Reader Theater - Grab a group of adults, pick a script and perform it for your student

  • Create a Book - Make a journal to record all your thoughts, notes or stories

  • Pop into a Good Book - Go to the library and pick a book to read as a family

  • Mad Libs - Fill in the mad lib as a family and when finished read it aloud

  • Guest Reader - Principal/Superintendent Reads a book

  • Literacy Games - grab a game and play it as a family

  • Pick a prompt - Pick a prompt and write for 10 minutes, draw a picture to accompany it

  • Create a Comic Strip  - make a comic strip illustrating one of your favorite books

  • Picture Writing - Pick a picture and create sentence or story to accompany it

  • Non-fiction Nook  - Look through non-fiction books and share a what surprised me statement with your family.  Post what surprised me on the poster board for others to see.

Go to three, go to all! Stay together as a family and complete as many of the literacy activities above as possible.