Activities & Resource Toolkit

Spreading the Word

Use the graphics and sample social media posts provided below (or make up your own!) to tell the world how you’ll be celebrating #ReadfortheRecord.

Follow and Tag Jumpstart on Social Media:

Facebook: @jumpstartkids
Instagram: @jumpstartkids
Twitter: @jumpstartkids

#ReadfortheRecord

Facebook or Twitter

  • Want to be part of a global early literacy movement? Join us in reading “Evelyn Del Rey Is Moving Away” by Meg Medina with millions of readers on October 29 for @Jumpstartkids’ #ReadfortheRecord! readfortherecord.org
  • Strong literacy, language, and social-emotional skills are all essential for school success. Join @Jumpstartkids on October 29 as we #ReadfortheRecord and ensure ALL children are prepared to succeed in kindergarten and beyond! Join the campaign at readfortherecord.org
  • This year’s #ReadfortheRecord book is “Evelyn Del Rey Is Moving Away” by Meg Medina—a story about a young girl who learns the value of friendship & the importance of staying connected with our loved ones. Read along with us & join the campaign today at readfortherecord.org
  • We read #ReadfortheRecord to raise awareness about the importance of early literacy. Did you know? Children with access to high-quality early education programs enter kindergarten better prepared to succeed.
  • We read #ReadfortheRecord to raise awareness about the importance of early literacy. Did you know? Long-term outcomes of high-quality early education programs include higher high school graduation rates and higher earned salaries.
  • We read #ReadfortheRecord to raise awareness about the importance of early literacy. Did you know? High-quality early education programs provide the greatest social return on investment ever documented.

Instagram

  • Want to be part of a global early literacy movement? Join us in reading “Evelyn Del Rey Is Moving Away” by @megmedinabooks with millions of readers on October 29 for @jumpstartkids’ #ReadfortheRecord! readfortherecord.org
  • Strong literacy, language, and social-emotional skills are all essential for school success. Join @jumpstartkids on October 29 as we #ReadfortheRecord and ensure ALL children are prepared to succeed in kindergarten and beyond! Join the campaign at readfortherecord.org
  • Join @jumpstartkids’ #ReadfortheRecord campaign—a global movement for early literacy! This year’s book “Evelyn Del Rey Is Moving Away” by @megmedinabooks is a story about a young girl who learns the value of friendship and the importance of staying connected with our loved ones. Read along with us and join the campaign today at readfortherecord.org

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Help spread the word about Jumpstart and Jumpstart’s Read for the Record® with these resources for use online and in stores, libraries, and classrooms.

  • Post on your blog or site about Jumpstart’s Read for the Record and how you’ll be celebrating!
  • Share your participation with friends, family, and your networks on social media!

If taking photos or video at your event, please make sure all minors have a Media Release Form signed by their guardian. We love to see how you celebrate on the day of and require media release forms to reshare any photos you send our way. When submitting photos of how you enjoyed Read for the Record, please include all Media Release Forms in your email to rftr@jstart.org.

Together, we can help all children build the key language and literacy skills they need to take on the world.

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