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Read Across America

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

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Positions0 Remaining
RegistrationRegistration Closed
Registration ClosesAny time before each shift ends or when space runs out.
Age Limit18 and up
Description
March 2nd is Read Across America Day! The University of Memphis Student Leadership and Involvement Office, Student Government Association, and Tiger Athletics are partnering up for this annual event that celebrates the life and work of Dr. Seuss by promoting the importance of childhood literacy. Volunteers will go to a local school to read to elementary school classrooms and share their journey to college and their college experience. For questions and additional info, please email Zach Carr (zcarr@memphis.edu) or Brian Deal (btdeal@memphis.edu). 

 

 


Requirement Details
Must be University of Memphis student or employee.
SkillsArts and Crafts Child Care Educator Tutoring
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60 Positions Filled | 23 Impacts | 23 Hours

Multiple Addresses

Shifts (13)

1 - 13 of 13 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeAddressDescriptionPositions
 
 
University of Memphis-Campus School8:30am (CT)9:15am (CT)
535 Zach Curlin St.
Memphis, TN 38111
You will be reading to their 1st & 2nd grade classes. It is approximately 20...10/10Over
Aspire Hanley Elementary School9:00am (CT)10:00am (CT)
680 Hanley St.
Memphis, TN 38114
Read Dr. Seuss books to their K-5 classes and discuss how important reading is in...7/10Over
Sheffield Elementary9:00am (CT)10:00am (CT)
4290 Chuck Ave
Memphis, TN 38118
Read a book to elementary students and discuss your college experience and the steps you...7/10Over
White Station Elementary9:20am (CT)10:05am (CT)
4840 Chickasaw Road
Memphis, TN 38117
Read to their kindergarten class and answer questions from teachers and students. **Participating students should...6/6Over
Cromwell Elementary9:30am (CT)10:30am (CT)
Arrive by 9:20AM, park on the Clearbrook side of the street. Check in at the front office with the student facilitator and they will direct you to your classroom.
4989 Cromwell Ave.
Memphis, TN 38118
Read to K-2nd Grade (English as a second language and special education classes included) classes...3/17Over
Aspire Hanley Elementary School10:00am (CT)11:00am (CT)
680 Hanley St.
Memphis, TN 38114
Read Dr. Seuss books to their K-5 classes and discuss how important reading is in...4/10Over
Aurora Collegiate11:00am (CT)12:00pm (CT)
3804 Given Avenue
Memphis, TN 38122
For their K-1 grade classes you will be reading a story to the class. For...2/18Over
White Station Elementary11:05am (CT)11:55am (CT)
4840 Chickasaw Road
Memphis, TN 38117
Read to their 1st grade class and field questions from teachers and students. **Participating students...5/5Over
Aurora Collegiate12:00pm (CT)1:00pm (CT)
3804 Given Avenue
Memphis, TN 38122
For their K-1 grade classes you will be reading a story to the class. For...3/18Over
White Station Elementary12:35pm (CT)1:20pm (CT)
4840 Chickasaw Road
Memphis, TN 38117
Read to their 2nd grade class and field questions from teachers and students. **Participating students...4/5Over
Aurora Collegiate1:00pm (CT)2:00pm (CT)
3804 Given Avenue
Memphis, TN 38122
For their K-1 grade classes you will be reading a story to the class. For...0/18Over
Sheffield Elementary1:00pm (CT)2:00pm (CT)
4290 Chuck Ave
Memphis, TN 38118
Read a book to elementary students and discuss your college experience and the steps you...5/10Over
Treadwell Elementary1:00pm (CT)2:00pm (CT)
3538 Given Ave.
Memphis, TN 38122
Will only be reading to the kindergarten classes. **Participating students should have their own reliable...4/10Over