Newport schools partner with the Newport Public Library to promote summer reading programs there; readers will be encouraged to participate in the Newport Public Library's programs and activities. (2016)
Tiverton Middle Schoolword document (2016)- This year’s program will focus on the theme of Tolerance. Grades 5 and 6 will have the choice of either Rules by Cynthia Lord or Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli. Grades 7 and 8 will choose between Lions of Little Rock by Kristin Levine or The Wave by Todd Strasser. The Kick Off for the program will be Tuesday, June 14th with a fundraising book fair at Barnes & Noble in the Dartmouth Towne Center, 392 State Road, Dartmouth, MA.
Book fair vouchers are available at Tiverton Middle School and The Tiverton Public Library.
Westerly Middle School (2016) - take the Bulldog Challenge ! Read 2 or more books and use evidence from those books about real-life heroes to create a project to answer the question: "What does it mean to be a hero?". You can read a book from either the RI Children's Book Award or RI Teen Book Award lists or look at the Bulldog Challenge for more suggestions. Bring in your projects to the library in September, and get an outdoor lunch pass. If we meet our participation goals, Principal Fusco will dress up like a superhero for a day!
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