The Kiwanis Read-a-thon

The Kiwanis Read-a-thon is an exciting literacy-improvement activity is dedicated to contributing to the development of lifelong literacy skills by enhancing and promoting student reading in elementary schools. This web site brings together all the elements you’ll need to run a successful Read-a-thon in your school, from backpack handouts to classroom fun. And, it is completely free!

We’re sure you are going to catch “Read-a-thon fever” and jump-start even more enthusiasm for reading in your school by launching a Read-a-thon of your own! 

Please take a few minutes to learn more about the Kiwanis Read-a-thon in the School Guide PDF 612 kb

An Update for 2015

For the 2015 school year, the Kiwanis Club of Ottawa will not be asking schools to register and will be unable to provide prizes for schools. The resources of the site will still be available at no charge.