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

Special thanks to our partners 

Ottawa area Canadian Tire dealers are once again donating new bikes for Ottawa schools participating in Read-a-thon so make sure you register your school today in order to qualify.