Read – Schedule a Book Fair Today!
Increase Family Engagement with Read and Rise
Read and Rise is a national Scholastic literacy initiative that reinforces the practical things all families can do to ensure their children become strong readers and learners. Together, schools and families practice literacy skills to encourage a love of reading and promote academic achievement.
Scholastic Read and Rise™ program is designed to support schools with their family engagement goals by:
Create a Family Centered Literacy Event Beginning with a Book Fair
The Scholastic Read and Rise™ Book Fair - These reading events run for one week and include time for student and faculty previews, Family Fun Time, and the Book Fair shopping experience.
Easy — Each Book Fair is delivered in rolling cases that move easily and can lock each day. The Book Fair is easy to set up and display in any school location, and can be hosted by 3–5 family or staff volunteers.
Affordable — The Book Fair contains hundreds of high-interest books as well as quality ethnic and multicultural titles with many titles priced below $5 to ensure that all students may participate. All purchases benefit the host school!*
Age Appropriate — Scholastic offers three Book Fairs designed to accommodate most school types:
*Schools hosting a Read and Rise Book Fair will receive a percentage of the total revenue, including purchases made with Title 1 and grant funds.
Family Fun Time Workshop
During the Family Reading Night, adult family members gain a deeper understanding of the important role they play as reading role models.
Build-a-Book Can be Hosted Anytime During the School Year as Part of a Book Fair or As a Separate Event.
Klutz Build-a-Book® Activity - 30-Kit Class Set for $95!*
*Price is per 30-kit pack and may be purchased with Title 1 funds, school purchase orders, or Scholastic Dollars™. Price does not include shipping. Please allow 15 business days for delivery. Individual kits retail for $6.49 in Book Fairs.
For more information on how to bring this family engagement solution to your school or district, Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.