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Read for the Record

On October 21, North Branch joined millions across the country for Jumpstart’s Read for the Record. The national event celebrates literacy by attempting to set a new world record each year for the most people reading the same book on the same day. 53 more words

Book Buddies

Introducing: Book Buddies!

After expressing an interest in finding a “reading buddy,” I had quite a few people apply to join me! It was a hard decision because I really wanted to partner with everyone, but I knew I would be taking on too much. 417 more words


Book Buddies begins

A favorite activity at North Branch is the Book Buddy program that takes place every Tuesday. Excited voices fill the school as pairs consisting of an older child and younger child settle in for reading time. 159 more words


Reading to cats

A few weeks back, Stephen Fry had a discussion on reading out a book out loud. Either to yourself, or to a gathered group.