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Our Literacy Day!

We had such a great time at our Literacy Day celebrations!  We started by partnering off our younger students with their older reading buddies. Together they came to our Literacy Day Assembly and sat side by side to listen to a story read-aloud by Ms Porat. We looked at the author's message of the book. We also discussed how the character solved his problem and showed a growth mindset. Then we talked about our social goal and how we would work collaboratively with our reading buddies when reading our own favourite books.
Check out the video clip of the book reading...
  
After our assembly we split off into different rooms throughout the school with our reading buddies and started reading...and reading....and talking and reading some more.....







 
Finally, we worked collaboratively to create a picture about our favourite part of the story or our favourite part of Literacy Day.  We had a great time learning together and we can't wait to do it again!  Thank you reading buddy!

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