Million Word Club
These students are working incredibly hard to join the Million Words Read Club! I’m so proud of all of you!
One Million Words!! –
Million word students will be recognized at the Awards Assembly
Record Holders: Halie R (6 million) & Grace (6 million)
Why Read for 20 Minutes at Home?
Student A reads:
3,600 min./school year
1,800,000 words per year
Scores in the 90th percentile on standardized tests.
Student B reads:
900 min./school year
282,000 words per year
Scores in the 50th percentile on standardized tests.
Student C reads:
180 min./school year
8,000 words per year
Scores in the 10th perentile on standardized tests.
(Nagy and Herman, 1987)