Sep 13, 2017
wee read Training

Location: Calgary Reads Office, 105, 105 12 Ave SE

Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm

Description:

Volunteer just once a week to help kindergarten children strengthen their foundations for reading and school success. Reading aloud, playing games and talking together with these students is hugely enjoyable and will make a difference. Quick and easy training is provided. Contact us if you would like to learn more about this program and how to connect with a school to participate! Contact Dawn at info@calgaryreads.com or (403) 777- 8254 for more information.

You will be sent registration links once you have completed the online wee read application form here.

Sep 25, 2017
wee read Training

Location: Calgary Reads Office, 105, 105 12 Ave SE

Time: 1:30pm-3:30pm

Description:

Volunteer just once a week to help kindergarten children strengthen their foundations for reading and school success. Reading aloud, playing games and talking together with these students is hugely enjoyable and will make a difference. Quick and easy training is provided. Contact us if you would like to learn more about this program and how to connect with a school to participate! Contact Dawn at info@calgaryreads.com or (403) 777- 8254 for more information.

You will be sent registration links once you have completed the online wee read application form here.

Sep 27, 2017
Read Up! Tutor Training

Location: Calgary Reads Office

Time: 12:30pm – 4:00pm

Description:

If you are currently a wee read volunteer and have enjoyed your experience, we invite you to become a Read Up! tutor. By spending 40 minutes twice a week for approximately 40 sessions with a struggling Grade 1 or 2 student you can help a child become a confident, successful independent reader.

Tutors receive 3.5 hours of training to follow the Calgary Reads lesson framework that includes a variety of effective reading strategies.

To become a Read Up! volunteer you must have participated in the wee read program.

This opportunity is also offered to school referred volunteers who have completed an online volunteer application.

You will be sent registration links once you have completed the online Read Up! application form here.

For more information or if you have any questions, contact Dawn at info@calgaryreads.com or (403) 777- 8254

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