Scholastic Parents Night: Keeping Kids Engaged as Readers

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With so many TV shows, video games, and other things to do, how can we help kids get excited about picking up a book—and continue reading it?

In this Scholastic Parents Night event, Scholastic authors, editors, and education experts will share tips and answer your burning questions about how to keep kids engaged as readers,  build their skills, and grow their confidence.

We will joined by:

  • Moderator John Schu - Lecturer at Rutgers University, Ambassador of School Libraries for Scholastic, host of the Facebook show Book Joy Live, and the author of the popular blog Watch. Read. Connect. 

  • Pam Allyn: Co-Author of Every Child a Super Reader and Founder of LitWorld

  • Andrea Davis Pinkney - Vice President and Executive Editor, Award-Winning Author 

  • Phil Falco - Creative Director (Graphix)

  • Malcolm Mitchell - Author of My Very Favorite Book in the Whole Wide World, Founder of Share the Magic Foundation

  • Ernest Morrell: Co-author of Every Child a Super Reader and Director for the Center for Literacy Education at the University of Notre Dame

  • Lauren Tarshis - Author of the I Survived series, Publisher of Scholastic Classroom Magazines 

Attendees who visit the store after the event will receive a goodie bag (on a first come, first serve basis), and all attendees will receive digital activities, brochures and more! 

See below for a list of books you can purchase before or after the event.

We hope you’ll join us! CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.

 

Event date: 
Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 6:00pm
Event address: 
5920 R Street
Little Rock, AR 72207
I Survived the California Wildfires, 2018 (I Survived #20) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9781338317442
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Inc. - September 1st, 2020

I Survived the Nazi Invasion, 1944 (I Survived Graphic Novel #3): Graphix Book (I Survived Graphic Novels #3) Cover Image
By Lauren Tarshis, Álvaro Sarraseca (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9781338666373
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Graphix - February 2nd, 2021

The Dangerous Gift (Wings of Fire, Book 14) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781338214543
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Press - March 2nd, 2021

Through My Eyes: Ruby Bridges Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780590189231
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Press - September 1st, 1999

Dragon Gets By: Acorn Book (Dragon #3) Cover Image
By Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781338347500
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Inc. - December 26th, 2019