Enrichment Opportunities for Literacy Fun
This page features postings of literacy-related ideas for your school or classroom. Scroll down the page to learn about creative and fun suggestions. Enjoy! If you have suggestions for this page, please send them to Judy Bradbury at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Judy Moody ILA Conference Sweepstakes
Teachers & Librarians...
Enter to win a trip to the 2018 ILA Conference
July 20-23rd.Ten Runners-up will win autographed
Judy Moody books and teacher guides. Click here to enter.
The contest is sponsored by Candlewick Press.
Winter Reading Challenge
The annual Winter Reading Challenge hosted by the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library is underway! Now through March 17th, children of all ages, classrooms, and adults are invited to participate. Read a book, write a short review, and enter to win prizes. To learn more, go to
Chipotle Reading Incentive Program - Deadline Open
Visit Chipotle's website
to learn more about the
Chipotle Reading Incentive Program
Register by April 2018
Brains On! Podcasting!
Brains On! is a podcast featuring science and kids produced by American Public Media. Co-hosted by a different kid each episode, they ask questions and go wherever the answers take them (talking to a food scientist, a snake handler, or even putting on a play about sound waves). The Brains On! Podcast is hosting a giveaway of some of Penguin Young Readers’ STEM books, so check out their programming and enter to win!
Take the Wonder Kindness Challenge - Now - April 1, 2018
The Certified Kind Classroom Challenge is back and bigger
than ever in celebration of Wonder, the movie, releasing November 17, 2017.
This school year, there are opportunities to win extra special
prizes, rewards and experiences for your 3rd – 6th grade students as they explore how to Choose Kind. Complete one or more of the activities below by its due date for a chance to win incredible prizes for your classroom.
E. Lockhart's Genuine Fraud
New York Times bestselling author E. Lockhart is on tour for her new YA thriller,Genuine Fraud! Visit her in NY, NJ, CT, PA, NC, TN, MO, TX, MA, CA, WA, SC, & GA!
See her schedule!
E. Lockhart wrote the New York Times bestseller We Were Liars and the upcoming Genuine Fraud, a psychological thriller. Her other books include Fly on the Wall, Dramarama, The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks, and the Ruby Oliver Quartet, which includes The Boyfriend List, The Boy Book, The Treasure Map of Boys, and Real Live Boyfriends. She also wrote How to Be Bad with Sarah Mlynowski and Lauren Myracle. Visit her online at emilylockhart.com, and follow her on Twitter at @elockhart.
4th Annual WNY Children's Book Expo - November 10, 2018 at the Buffalo Convention Center
~ Click the play button to watch a recap of the
Saturday, November 10, 2018
from 10 am - 3 pm
New Location: Buffalo Niagara Convention Center, Buffalo, NY
~ Free Community Event for All Ages
~ Meet Authors & Illustrators
~ Book Signings ~ Story Readings
~ Interactive Presentations
~ Photos with Princesses & favorite Costumed Characters
~ FREE NYS-approved CTLE/PD seminar for Educators
~ Click for more Information on the WNY Children's Book Expo FREE Event