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Wild About Reading

Presented by St. Paul Eye Clinic

Wild About Reading Supports Literacy in the State of Hockey

The goal of the Wild About Reading program is to promote the importance of reading and increase student literacy by encouraging kids to read inside and outside of the classroom. Last year, over 20,000 students from over 600 classrooms in the State of Minnesota registered for the Wild About Reading program.

The 2019 Wild About Reading program, presented by St. Paul Eye Clinic, provides K-6 elementary school teachers in the State of Hockey downloadable Wild About Reading Weekly Goal Posters, Reflection Questions and other fun materials throughout the month of March. The weekly Wild About Reading Goal Posters and Reflection Questions will challenge and encourage students to keep reading. Registered teachers will receive an email each Friday in March, beginning March 1st, containing the content for the upcoming week. The content will also be available to download on

Registration for the 2019 Wild About Reading program is open until Friday, March 8th. Minnesota based K-6 elementary school classroom teachers who register by Friday, February 22nd will be eligible to win a classroom reading visit from a Minnesota Wild Celebrity! 

  • Ten (10) eligible classrooms that have registered by Friday, February 22nd will be chosen at random by Minnesota Wild Community Relations staff to receive a Wild About Reading classroom visit from a Minnesota Wild Celebrity. Visits will either be in-person or through an online site. Only K-6th grade individual classrooms are eligible; 6th grade middle school classes are not eligible to win. Visits must take place between March 25, 2019 and May 31, 2019.
    • Five (5) classrooms within a 20 mile radius of Xcel Energy Center will receive an in-person classroom visit. 
    • Five (5) classrooms outside of the 20 mile radius of Xcel Energy Center and within the State of Minnesota will receive an online classroom reading visit. To be eligible, classrooms must have internet access.
  • No purchase, payment or donation of any kind is necessary to enter to win a classroom visit. A purchase or donation will not increase or improve your chances of winning. 

Week 4 Goal Poster & Certificate

Week 3 Goal Poster & Certificate

Week 2 Goal Poster & Certificate

Week 1 Goal Poster & Certificate

Have fun…Be Creative… and Read, Read, Read.

Express your creative side and save your spot in a book by downloading your own Wild About Reading "Color Me Bookmark". Teachers can reward each students reading goal achievements by printing and completing a certificate of completion for each goal or all four goals.

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