Thursday, October 20, 2011

Discovery Ed and Six Flags Rewards Readers with Amusement Park Tickets

From an email today:

Reward Reading with Six Flags Tickets
Six Flags and Discovery Education are excited to announce the launch of Read to Succeed 2011-2012. We share your commitment to inspiring a lifelong love of learning in students and now, K-6 students who complete six hours of recreational reading can earn a free Six Flags ticket. Best of all, teachers win too!

To participate, please take a moment to register today:
It's easy and only takes a few minutes! View our Program FAQ for details.
For step-by-step guides, easy tips on how to register for the program and information on how to log your students' reading hours, view our Registration and Submission Guides.

To get started, download our parent letter and student reading log.
Then, check out the wide range of free classroom resources and fun family activities to build your students' excitement for reading.

Read to Succeed is hosting a free webinar on Thursday, October 27 at 7pm EST to share what's new this year and answer any questions you may have. The webinar will be archived on the Read to Succeed website if you would like to refer to it later. Register now.

Spread the word to your colleagues . Don't miss this chance to encourage and celebrate your students' love of reading!

Visit to get started today.

- Be of Good Cheer!

Monday, October 17, 2011

Kindle Daily Deal, October 17

Kindle Daily Deal, October 17

Today only, James Patterson's young-adult fantasy/thriller is just $2.99 (63% off yesterday's price).

Each day, we unveil one Kindle book at a specially discounted price. Bookmark and check back daily to see what's next. Deals go live at approximately 12:00 a.m. Pacific time and run for 24 hours.

- Be of Good Cheer!