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Reading Circle Guidelines and Points

Book Club

Guidelines for participating in "We're Booked @ CHS!"


1. Form a reading circle of no more than five people and name your reading circle.
2. Choose a book to read from the following areas/genres:

  • September: Reader's Choice
  • October: Horror
  • November: Fantasy/Science Fiction
  • December: No Meeting
  • January: Realistic / Historical Fiction
  • February: Romance/Adventure
  • March: Mystery
  • April: End of year activities - Top Reading Circle will be announced


3. Attend book club meetings (Point value: 20 pts if everyone is present; 10 pts if anyone is absent )All meetings begin at 3:15 and usually end at 4:00.
4. Promote reading in the following ways:

  • Create posters (using poster board) – Point value: 50 pts
  • Create displays (using display boards) – Point value: 100 pts
  • Create T-Shirts - Point value: 100 pts
  • Develop a Web page for your reading circle – 100 pts
  • Participate in Teen Read Week (Details to follow)
  • Create a book trailer - 100 points
  • Make a commercial for your favorite books – 100 pts
  • PSA for your favorite book – 25 pts
  • Fill out discussion sheets at meetings – 25 pts
  • Vote for SCYABA (must read at least 3 books from the SCYABA list) – 50 pts
  • Participate in fundraisers


The reading circle with the most points after our April meeting will be treated to lunch and a trip to Books-A-Million during the school day.


Reading Circle 1: Magic Conch Shell

Reading Circle 1
Points: 370


Reading Circle 2: Book Compelled
Reading Circle 2 Book Compelled
Points: 270
Reading Circle 3
Points: 45