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Family Literacy Bingo

Contest!!

Here’s your chance to win cool prizes from the WQLC!

To play, complete as many of the activities featured on our Family Literacy Bingo card as you can before January 30th. When your family completes a line (vertical, diagonal, or horizontal) your name is entered into the draw for cool literacy inspired prizes (Up to 5 entries per family permitted)!

Write the student’s name and the school name at the top of the form. Mark the squares representing the activities that your family has completed.  Then enter the contest by one of the following methods:

A) Post a picture of your Bingo card to our Facebook page before January 30, 2020. (www.facebook.com/wqliteracy)

B) Return the completed card (this form) to your school.

C) Email a picture of your card to outreach@wqlc.org

The winning family will be announced on February 14, 2020.

**Only one name can be entered per family, maximum 5 entries.

**Contest open to residents of Western Quebec (Outaouais, Quebec, Canada).

Tutor Training Workshop

Help make a difference in someone’s life!

We’re hosting another Tutor Training Workshop this February.

The WQLC is seeking volunteer tutors to help English-speaking adult learners upgrade their reading, writing and numeracy skills. We need volunteers in the Gatineau region to help fill demand for our services!

Tutor Profile:

A WQLC tutor should:

Have an interest in literacy and/or numeracy

Be patient, empathetic, open minded and discreet

Be willing to donate 2 to 4 hours of their time a week

What you’ll learn:

How to work with adult learners

Tutoring strategies: how to set learner led goals, how to prepare lessons, how to work with someone experiencing difficulties

How to make a positive impact on someone’s life through literacy tutoring!

Workshop participants can learn more about our program and services and decide if tutoring adult learners is right for them.

Winter Newsletter

Our Winter Newsletter is ready for viewing!

This issue’s highlights:

Meet our new team members!


Outreach Coordinator, Krishnan Sundaram
Tutor Training Project Agent, Tyson Burger

Click the link to learn more about our exciting new projects!

Coming Up!

Click the link to learn more about our upcoming events!