Good idea to encourage and reward reading: free printable punch card bookmarks. Punch a hole each time kids read, and when the card is full they get a reward. Good idea for reluctant readers. Good idea for summer coming up.
25 Chatty Class Classroom Management Strategies for Overly Talkative Students (Miss Giraffe's Class)
Genre Badges motivate students to read different types of books. 16 genre badges can be used on tic tac toe boards or ribbons. Keep students reading a variety of texts all year! Motivation for meeting a 40 book challenge!
* Here is a great way to encourage and reward readers. Over the summer I actually participated in an adult book bingo sponsored by my local city library. It was a lot of fun and really did push me to try some books that I wouldn't have otherwise.
AR reading incentive- fill up row on sticker chart and earn a Book Buck. *Testing as reading incentive at home as he does well in school. May turn it to Lego bucks at home: read four books and get a new set.