Opportunity Details

Children & Youth Education, Other
Families, Low-income communities
Mentoring/Youth Development

Age Minimum (with Adult): 10+, Minimum Age:18+

VIRTUAL: Page Turners

Words Alive receives dozens of book recommendations from their volunteers, teachers, and community partners for titles they think would be a strong fit for their programs. They pride themselves on selecting the most contemporary, diverse, relevant, and engaging texts they can get their hands on for their programs.

That’s where passionate readers, like you, come in! By reading and reviewing titles from their recommendation list, you help them determine which books should be added to their program curriculum and taught in classrooms across San Diego county.

And the best part? You can get started today from the comfort of your favorite reading spot!

How to Get Started:

  1. Sign up here after checking this list to determine which book you're interested in reading. 

  2. Read the book!

  3. Fill out this book report form (If you would prefer a paper version, email pageturners@wordsalive.org to request one). 

  4. ​Repeat the process. Go back to Step 1 to review another book. 

About Words Alive

Words Alive provides essential literacy services to underserved students and families. Their mission is to open opportunities for life success by inspiring a commitment to reading.

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Volunteers needed through 12/31/2021

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