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Literacy Week March 4-7th

Literacy Week Events

March 4th-7th

Monday:

Lunch Recess: “Loll” about and Read

Students are invited to bring a book to the library during lunch recess to read, at which point they will be treated to a lolly pop.

Spirit Activity: Dress in bright colours or stripes...like a lollipop

Tuesday:

Lunch recess: Literacy Lunch with Parents in the Library

Parents are invited to share lunch with their student in the library from 12:05-12;55. Bring a take out lunch or pack an extra sandwich in your child’s lunch and come to the library to share a good read with your child.

Spirit Activity: Career Day - dress for the career you are aiming for in life. Parents are encouraged to wear their work gear as well!

Wednesday:

Lunch recess: Spelling Bee in the Gym with Mr. Whaley

Students are invited to come to the gym and gather in house groups as they battle to be the top spellers in our school!

Spirit Activity: Dress like a bee in yellow and black or wear antennae on your head

Thursday: (amended)

Lunch recess: Author’s Showcase in Library

Students will be showcasing their recent writing activities in the library. Students are invited to check out these stories and talk with the authors.

Spirit Activity: Dress as your favourite author or character

Locker Spines:

Students have been working feverishly to turn their lockers into shelves of books by designing book spines and applying them to their lockers. They’re looking great! Prizes and incentives are being awarded.