Resources

ARISE2Read Program Guide

This ARISE2Read Program Guide is the handbook used in training, and is an overall guide to the ARISE2Read program.  It outlines the purpose, goal, and basics of ARISE2Read. It also includes details such as roles of Adopter Churches and Businesses, Community Churches, timelines for getting started, as well as some of the frequently asked questions of the program.

Team Read Training Video

NOTE: You MUST attend an actual training to be qualified to participate in ARISE2Read. In addition to this video, training includes background checks, fingerprint forms, and important policies from the Shelby County School Board.

ARISE2Read Program Guide

This ARISE2Read Program Guide is the handbook used in training, and is an overall guide to the ARISE2Read program.  It outlines the purpose, goal, and basics of ARISE2Read. It also includes details such as roles of Adopter Churches, Community Churches, timelines for getting started, as well as some of the “nuts and bolts” of the program.

Team Read Training Video

NOTE: You MUST attend an actual training to be qualified to participate in ARISE2Read. In addition to this video, training includes background checks, fingerprint forms, and important guidelines from the Shelby County School Board.

Additional Resources

THE FRY SIGHT WORD LIST

This is the Edward B. Fry Sight Word List used in Team Read that includes 10 pages of 100 sight words on each page. These are the most common words used in English ranked in order of frequency.

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Teacher's Favorite Things

Download this print-out for the volunteers to get to know the teachers of their adopted school. This enables the adopter church/business to encourage the teachers during the year with little gifts to brighten their day and express support.

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To view our list of Frequently Asked Questions, click here.

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