Help your little one get ready for school success with our 1000 Books Before Kindergarten
Reading Challenge! Log your child’s reading using our ReadSquared App, our ReadSquared
website below, or a paper log. Kids will be rewarded with a special sticker for every 100 books
they read. Complete all 1000 and earn a free book! See Kids’ Place staff for more information.
Sign up here!
Click here for more information about 1000 Books Before Kindergarten:
This September, the Great Falls Public Library and the American Library Association will
celebrate Library Card Sign Up Month, 1000 Black Girl Books, and Banned Books Week.
Sign up for a library card, then download our ReadSquared app from your app store or visit the
link below to sign up for our Library Card Sign-Up Month Reading Challenge.
Complete one Black Girl Book and one Banned Book by September 30th to earn a $5 gift card to Dairy Queen,
Wendy’s, or Hardee’s. This reading challenge is open to kids, teens, and adults of all ages. Pick
up your prizes in Kids’ Place.
Log your reading using our ReadSquared website or download the app:
To find out more about 1000 Black Girl Books, follow this link:
To learn more about Banned Books Week, follow this link:
What is Early Literacy?
Early Literacy is what children know about reading and writing before they can actually read or write.
Early literacy is a baby who chews on a book, a toddler who wants his/her favorite book read over and over, and a preschooler who “reads” a story to you from memory.