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Magical Readathon 2020 / OWLS - Introduction & Tracking Post

  I'm finally joining in on this year - hoping I can catch everything in time when it starts, which was the issue the last two years. 😧 Honestly I've probably missed something already, but oh well! I do what I can with my weird attention span.  To pass the readathon, you will have to get your OWL in 2 subjects. This will get you at the Acceptable level. Six books will get you an  Exceeded Expectations , where 9 will get you an  Outstanding . Twitter and Instagram Tag: #magicalreadathon2020 From the website  Wizarding Careers Guidebook Master Reading Form (to submit the reads once you finish, for total page count!) CAREER CHOICES Keeping Track of Progress Here for Each of my "Studies" Ancient Runes  Arithmacy Astronomy Care of Magical Creatures Charms Defence Against the Dark Arts Divination Herbology History of Magic Muggle Studies Potions Transfigurat

#24in48 - Social Distancing Edition (March 21-22)

If you're not familiar with the 24in48 Read-a-thon, it takes the concept of the 24-hour readathon but breaks it up into two day chunks to make it more manageable. You can choose to do most of your reading on Saturday and take it easy with a few hours on Sunday, split it twelve hours both ways, or just random chunks of 4 hours. As long as it reaches a 24 hour total from 12:00 am Saturday morning until midnight Sunday night EDT, you're all accomplished and set.  Check the official website out for more details, merch, facts, and sign-ups. 24in48 was cancelled at the beginning of the year, but hosts decided to bring it out of retirement with so many under containment right now due to the Coronavirus taking most of the world by storm. This read-a-thon will be hosted this upcoming weekend, March 21 and March 22, and has been named "#24in48 - The Social Distancing Edition".   Besides the Twitter and Instagram tag as the usual #24in48, there is a new