Encourage a love of reading and increase fluency by helping students practice reading aloud.
Expert Listeners listen to students read aloud for 10-15 minutes each for 1-2 hours, helping with difficult vocabulary and fluency, and ask questions to confirm comprehension. Training and building orientation are provided. Volunteers are assigned to one classroom at Horizon and work in the Library at Pewaukee Lake Elementary where the students come to you.
Horizon: 4th-6th grade. Morning and Afternoon blocks are open Monday through Thursday. Times TBA
Pewaukee Lake Elementary: 5K-3rd grade. Monday through Friday. Choose from morning or afternoon blocks of 1-2 .
- Literacy / Reading
- English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
Good Match For
People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 21
- Orientation or Training
- 1-2 hours depending on the day's schedule
- A weekly commitment is required from October through mid-May