Summer Reading 2021

Walnut Glen Academy Library

MyOn Summer Challenge!

This years challenge will run from June 13th-July 23rd!

The summer reading challenge is available for all students in GISD and Garland, Sachse, and Rowlett Communities.

Prizes will be awarded to the two Elementary, Middle, and High Schools for the most minutes read.

Students and community members will also be entered to win great prizes for reading!

Community members can create a free account at

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Visit the Public Libraries

  • The Garland, Rowlett, and Sachse public libraries all have summer reading programs where students can earn weekly prizes for filling out an activity card.

Read MORE eBooks

The WGA Library has eBooks that you can read from your device. Just check out and navigate to our school's library Page.

  • Click on the Catalog button.
  • On the left side of the screen, choose the Destiny Discover button.
  • Log in using the 'GISD Username/ Password' box.
  • Students will use their S# and school password.
  • Navigate down to ebooks, click select all on the right side.
  • Peruse, download and enjoy!

You can also access tons of eBooks through Tumble Books.

All public libraries have access to eBooks as well. If you don't have a library card, I encourage you to get one this summer!

Earn FREE Books

Barnes & Noble has a reading program running from May through August. Visit the store for a reading journal or download below. Log 8 books read, and return the reading log for a free book.

Click the image below to create an account for some Scholastic Reading Challenge Fun!

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