All students and staff reading all summer!Summer ReadingPhippsburg Elementary School
Why is it so important toread over the summer?This year, 59% of students in grades 3-5 hadsummer reading loss (64% of 3rd graders, 69% of4th graders, 42% of 5th graders).40% of all our students had summer readingloss.Summer reading loss is cumulative; by middleschool, this means a potential total loss of2 YEARS!
The specifics:On the last day of school, your child will comehome with a bag containing:Book(s)The RSU1 Suggested Summer Reading ListA book bingo cardInformation about a special program at theTotman Library for PES students
Talking about booksWhat is your book about?Who are the characters in your book?Where does your book take place?Did you like the ending? Why or why not?What makes this a good book?
Talking about booksWhat was the problem in your book? How was itsolved?Read me one of your favorite parts!I noticed you...read with expressionread smoothlyfigured out a word