March is Reading Month
March is “reading” month. Our theme for this month is “CAMP
READMORE.” The students have a calendar of reading events happening this month to keep them focused on reading. Please be sure to post it so your student does not miss out participating.
Reading highlights this month:
Happy Camper Book Fair - 3/20 to 3/24
Tickets to a ball game by meeting classroom reading goal
Author visit - ‘My Mouth is a Volcano” by Julia Cook.
Reading is a skill important to success in life. Developing an early interest and love for reading helps set the stage. Share books or articles and guide the conversation. Not only ask about characters, storyline, or topics of an article but ask questions that get your children to think deeper:
Which character would you think would make a good friend and why?
Can you think of another way the author could have chosen for the
characters to solve their problem?
What type of text structure did the author use in your article (cause &
effect, compare & contrast, sequence, problem and solution, or