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Take a Bite Out of Book in University Park {Video}

June 13th, 2016 | by Michelle

June 13th, 2016 | by Michelle

Video / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty

If you haven’t had a chance to register for “Take a Bite Out of a Book” – the University Park Library Summer Reading Program, you can register online now! Just click here.

After all, prizes are at stake! (Forty hours of reading gets a T-shirt and bragging rights!)

All hours must be recorded by July 29 and prizes picked up by July 30. girl reading with stack of books - shutterstock_221592391

So sign up and head to the library to choose a book.

Need help? Consider this great tip from Imagination Soup:

You have 5 fingers. Wiggle those.

Open the book to the middle – any page.

Start reading. When you come to a word you don’t know, that’s okay. Hold up one finger for that word.

If you come to any other words you don’t know, hold up one finger for each word. Stop at the end of the page.

Now, you can explain that they will know if it’s a just right book because of how many fingers they’re holding up.

  • 0 fingers is an easy book.
  • 1 – 5 fingers is a just-right book.
  • More than 5 fingers is a challenge book.

Print this bookmark to keep track of your pages:

UP Summer Reading - Bookmarks - 2016

The University Park Library Summer Reading Program is sponsored by Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty.

President and CEO Robbie Briggs independently owns and operates Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty with offices in Dallas, Fort Worth Cultural District, Fort Worth-Mira Vista, Uptown, Lakewood, Southlake, The North, Ranch and Land, Ranch and Land West, and The BallparkVisit the Best Neighborhoods Site in DFW.

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