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Saturday Reading Club Itinerary

8:30 - 9:00 a.m.
 •  Volunteers sign-in, enjoy breakfast, mingle, and peruse the reading club books. New volunteers should arrive by 8:45 a.m., returning volunteers should arrive no later than 9:00 a.m.
9:00 - 9:30 a.m.
 •  New volunteers attend a training session that begins at 9:00 a.m.
 •  Returning volunteers discuss past reading club experiences and start developing discussion topics and craft ideas.
 •  Returning volunteers attend a training session that begins at 9:15 a.m.
9:30 - 10:00 a.m.
 •  New and returning volunteers prepare for the reading club sessions together.
 •  Children start signing in.
 •  Grade level coordinators guide discussion, answer questions, and help to finalize volunteer pairings.
10:00 - 11:30 a.m.
 •  Children are assigned to volunteers, and the reading clubs are held in classrooms.
 •  Teachers or Site Coordinators roam the hallways to ensure everything is running smoothly.
 •  Parents participate in teacher-led training session.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon
 •  Children and volunteers assemble in the auditorium.
 •  After the children are dismissed, volunteers participate in a 15-minute debriefing session.
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.
 •  Volunteers often meet for lunch at El Cholo on Western Ave. after the reading clubs. Click here for more information.