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Read With Kids!

Date: Ongoing

Organized By: Page Ahead Children's Literacy Program

State: WA

Contact: slane@pageahead.org
Stacey Lane, 2064610123
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READ WITH KIDS! BECOME A STORY TIME VOLUNTEER!

Page Ahead Childrens Literacy Program is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to read to Preschool and Kindergarten classes in the Tacoma School District. Story Time Volunteers read books and create simple crafts with kids. Training and materials are provided. This is a wonderful opportunity to share your love of reading with children in need!

WHY DO STORY TIMES MATTER?
- Reading aloud to children is a great way to ensure a childs success in school.
- Story Times provide a variety of ways for kids with different learning styles to enjoy books.
- Children see that adults from their community value and enjoy books!

TIME COMMITMENT Volunteers must be available to go to the classroom at least once a month and must commit for a full school year, 2019 - 2020. Story Times occur during school hours and last approximately 45 minutes. Volunteers remain in the same classroom(s) throughout the school year.

NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY Volunteers should be comfortable in the spotlight and enjoy interacting with children. Each volunteer must complete a 3 - 4hour training and pass a background check.

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Skill Desired: Public Speaking/Meeting Facilitation

Matching Interests: Geared for 50+ volunteers, Indoors, Children & Youth, Education & Literacy

This volunteer listing is provided by AARP's Create the Good. Visit Create The Good to search more volunteer opportunities or post your own opportunity.

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