Clarksville Elementary



Here are a few free summer resources to encourage reading over the summer. 

Local Library Summer Reading Programs

Barnes & Noble Summer Reading Journal

The Barnes and Noble summer reading program is quite straightforward. Keep a journal, log eight books, and tell which part of each book is your favorite and why. Then choose a free book from the ones listed on the journal page.

Books-A-Million! Summer Reading Adventure

Choose any four books from the summer Reading Adventure section. Next, write about them in your log book. Finally, take your log to a store to receive you Free Dog Man Logo Baseball Cap. Houston-area readers your near BAM is in Katy Mills Mall.

Chuck E. Cheese Reading Rewards Calendar

Parents initial a two-week chart. When the kiddo has read daily for two weeks they can exchange it for 10 free tokens (with food purchase). Available year-round.

 Mensa for Kids’ Excellence in Reading

The Mensa program has families choose a leveled list. As kids read through them parents initial and date the log. Upon completion mail the log to Mensa and in about 6 weeks you will receive a certificate and a t-shirt. Books do not have to be read in one summer.

Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge

The Scholastic Challenge runs from May 9th through August 19. The challenge is part of Scholastic Home Base. Kids will log their reading minutes and earn digital rewards as they complete weekly reading challenges.

Sync by Audiofile – For Teens

SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens 13+. You will need to download the Sora App. Books are available for one week at a time.


Contact Us

Clarksville Elementary School

6825 Skipwith Road
Skipwith, VA 23968


Phone: (434) 374-8668

Fax:  (434) 374-8157



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Fax (434) 500-6070