Bookmark and digital timer - all in one Clock Programmable countdown timer with alarm Cumulative timer for multi-session reading Replaceable battery These digital bookmarks are a portable and fun way to monitor and record daily reading. It has a programmable countdown timer with an alarm and a cumulative timer for multi-session reading.
Love this timer! My daughter is in between 1st and 2nd grade work as a homeschooler and reads well, but would MUCH rather ride her bike, etc. This has helped keep peace by allowing her to know when her reading time is almost up without asking. She also volunteers to read longer and resets her clock for more time when her stories are interesting! Yeah!
I bought this kind of on a whim for my third grade daughter. She has daily homework of reading each day for 20 minutes and I wasn't very consistant with my timing of her. The controls on this are very easy to use after the initial set up and so the timing is really now in her hands. I realize that a kitchen timer would have worked just as well, but this allows her to keep it where her book is and lets her see exactly how long she has been reading. I actually told her teacher and other..