Seattle Seahawks Summer Reading Program

Summer Reading Program


All summer long, we invite all elementary school-aged kids to grab a book and participate in the Seahawks Summer Reading Program for the chance to win awesome Seahawks prizes! We encourage each child to read 20 minutes a day if you can as literacy skills are recognized as one of the strongest predictors of academic success. 

Throughout June, July, and August log your child's reading minutes and for each milestone that our readers collectively reach they will all be eligible to win the designated prizes above. All prize winners will be selected at random and notified in early September. Together we can encourage our future leaders to find joy in reading and learning!




Collective Minutes Read

  • 25,000 - Fan Packs
  • 50,000 - Fan Packs
  • 75,000 - Fan Packs
  • 100,000 - Fan Packs
  • 125,000 - 12 Flag
  • 150,000 - Pro Shop Gift Card
  • 175,000 - Pro Shop Gift Card
  • 200,000 - Autographed Mini-Helmet
  • 225,000 - Autographed Football
  • 250,000 - Blitz School Visit
Top Readers

Top Readers

Top readers will be announced the last week of each month and will be recognized by Blitz on social media

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Recommended Reading Lists

Here is a list of some of the books that we recommended reading! Don't forget that your local library is a great resource to check books out online.

K Jason Myers shares his favorite childhood book series

Coach Chad Morton's Recommendations

Coach Chad Morton's Recommendations

  1. The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (Ages 8-11)
  2. Unstoppable by Tim Green (Ages 8-12)
  3. Ghost by Jason Reynolds (Ages 10+)
Coach Mike Solari's Recommendations

Coach Mike Solari's Recommendations

  1. The True Story of the Three Little Pigs by John Scieszka (Ages 6-9)
  2. The Giving Tree by Shell Silverstein (Ages 6-8)
  3. By My Brother's Side by Tiki & Ronde Barber (Ages 6-10)
CB Quandre Diggs' Recommendations

CB Quandre Diggs' Recommendations

  1. The Berenstain Bears: The Bears' Vacation by Jan, Stan, & Mike Berenstain (Ages 3-9)
  2. The Berenstain Bears and the Sitter by Jan, Stan, & Mike Berenstain (Ages 3-9)
  3. The Berenstain Bears: Trouble with Money by Jan, Stan, & Mike Berenstain (Ages 3-9)
RB Rashaad Penny’s Recommendations

RB Rashaad Penny's Recommendations

  1. The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein (Ages 6-8) 
  2. A Light in the Attic by Shel Silverstein (Ages 4-8)
  3. Falling Up by Shel Silverstein (Ages 4-8)
Dancer Angel's Recommendations

Dancer Angel's Recommendations

  1. Angelina Ballerina by Katharine Holabird (Ages 3-6)
  2. Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans (Ages 3-8)
  3. A Series of Unfortunate Events by Daniel Handler (Ages 9+)
Dancer Zaydi's Recommendations

Dancer Zaydi's Recommendations

  1. Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson (Ages 12+)
  2. Magic Tree House by Mary Pope Osborne (Ages 6-10)
  3. The BFG by Roald Dahl (Ages 7+)
Blitz's Recommendations

Blitz's Recommendations

  1. The Sasquatch Escape by Suzanne Selfors (Ages 7-12)
  2. Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein (Ages 6-10)
  3. Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis (Ages 10-11)
  4. Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney (Ages 8-12)
  5. The Someday Birds by Sally J. Pla (Ages 8-12)
Boom's Recommendations

Boom's Recommendations

  1. All Are Welcome Here by Alexandra Penfold (Ages 6-8)
  2. Beyond The Laces by Bob Salomon (Ages 6-10)
  3. The True Story of the Three Little Pigs by Jon Scieszka (Ages 6-8)
  4. You Will Be My Friend! by Peter Brown (Ages 6-8)
  5. The Rainbow Fish by Marcus Pfister (Ages 6-8)

Activity Sheets


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King County Library System

Use your library card to access e-books, audiobooks, picture books and lots more.

Washington Libraries

Washington Libraries

Washington libraries are a great resource for free digital e-books and audiobooks, including picks and recommendations from staff.

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TumbleBook Library

A curated database of free children's e-books and videos for grades K-6 to help build reading, math and language skills at home. Resources include talking picture books, read-along chapter books, national geographic videos, non-fiction e-books, and more.

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Seattle Super Readers

Book recommendations for students ages 5-8, featuring characters of color and additional titles by authors of color, suggested by Seattle Public Schools librarians.

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Scholastic Learn At Home

Day-by-day projects to keep kids Pre-K and up reading, thinking, and growing.