Here's an extra incentive to help encourage continued reading this summer.
Saratoga, California (PRWEB) June 26, 2014
Stratford School today announced its Summer Reading Spur – a program that helps parents encourage current and incoming students to read age appropriate books during summer in exchange for the chance to win a Kindle Fire HDX, or tickets to a fun, family friendly event or activity.
“Announcing the Stratford School Summer Reading Spur! Read, learn, and win! Here’s an extra incentive to help encourage continued reading this summer – every five age appropriate books your child reads (or you read to them if they can’t yet read on their own) will enter them into a raffle for the chance to win a Kindle Fire HDX, or tickets to a fun, family friendly event or activity!”
Stratford School Summer Reading Spur
July 1, 2014 – August 11, 2014
1. Choose five age appropriate books
(for suggestions, check out Scholastic's Summer Reading BookList)
2. Read them in full
3. Email your child’s full name, age, and campus, and the five books’ titles and authors to contests(at)stratfordschools(dot)com.
Every five books read will earn your child one entry into the Stratford School Summer Reading Spur raffle. To enter, please only list five books per email and be sure to include all additional information requested. There is no limit on the number of email entries you may submit. Please practice the honor system. All entries are valid until the close of the Spur.
A total of five winners and one grand prize winner will be pulled randomly and announced on the Stratford School Facebook Page at 1:00 p.m. on the following dates:
July 7, 2014
July 14, 2014
July 21, 2014
July 28, 2014
August 4, 2014
August 11, 2014
The grand prize winner will be announced on August 11, 2014 – and will receive a Kindle Fire HDX!
Kindle Fire HDX (7" Display, 16 GB)
Easy to read and lightweight to carry, the Kindle Fire HD lets you create separate profiles for family members and control content for kids. Access millions of books and magazines through the Kindle store, and enjoy reading and playing games for hours on end.
All other winners will be announced on the remaining dates listed above, and may choose from the following prizes (event/activity dates and times based on availability):
Ringling Bros. & Barnum & Bailey’s LEGENDS (4 Pack of Tickets)
Experience unimaginable family fun, as amazing performers from around the globe perform awe-inspiring feats of daring, spectacles of strength, and thrills of wonder. Join us for an unforgettable family night of legendary proportions.
Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park (4 Pack of Tickets)
Gilroy Gardens offers a one-of-a kind experience combining unique gardens and amusement rides – fun for the whole family.
Six Flags Discovery Kingdom (4 Pack of Tickets)
Six Flags is an award-winning theme/animal park featuring the biggest, most thrilling attractions in the Bay Area. The park includes a variety of roller coasters, amusement rides, animal exhibits, and shows.
About Stratford School
Stratford School is an independent private school founded on the belief that education is a significant influence in the life of a child. Stratford offers an accelerated curriculum – particularly in the areas of mathematics and language arts – that incorporates music, art, science, technology, and physical education. Stratford’s goal is to prepare and mentor students for admission to private high schools or advanced placement in public schools. All students are provided the necessary tools to excel, and are encouraged to actively participate in leadership, community service, and extracurricular activities.