Encourage a love of reading and increase fluency by helping students practice reading aloud.
Expert Listeners listen students read aloud for 10-15 minutes each, help with difficult vocabulary and fluency, and ask questions to confirm comprehension. Training and building orientation are provided. Students will report to the Volunteers in a desginated volunteer room at Horizon and in the Library at Pewaukee Lake Elementary.
Horizon: 4th-6th grade. Morning and Afternoon blocks are open Monday through Friday. Times TBA
Pewaukee Lake Elementary: 5K-3rd grade. Monday through Friday. Three blocks are available--10-11:10; 11:50-2:10; 2:15-3:20. All grades rotate through during their Library times.
- Literacy / Reading
- English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
Good Match For
People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Orientation or Training
- 1-2 hours depending on the day's schedule
- A weekly commitment is required from October through mid-May