• First, we’re having a GREAT time with the One School-One Book program…. Getting “thank you” notes from parents already about how it’s “forcing” some family reading time that they seemed to have lost over the years.
    — Paul Marinko - Principal at St. Paul's Lutheran School - Fort Wayne, IN
  • Since last spring, our entire school has excitedly embraced the One School, One Book Program. We will soon begin our spring selection: A Cricket in Times Square -- the third book we've adopted since the spring of 2010!

    We are so thrilled with the positive impact this program has had on our students, families, and staff
    — Laurie LaRue - First Grade Teacher at Edgewood School - Bristol, CT
  • I think the OSOB program is brilliant. My seven year-old attends Orleans Elementary in Massachusetts and they (we) are reading Masterpiece. Since the grades levels range from one to five at this school, finding a book to suit all is difficult. My daughter can follow the big picture somewhat but we have to reinforce what we’ve read because it’s a lot to take in for her.
    — Glenn Krzeminski - Parent of student at Orleans Elementary - Orleans, MA
  • The One District, One Book program promoted by Read To Them...is a powerful way to systemically address and promote a culture of literacy throughout the entire school system.

    My school actually adopted a hamster and even used it as “pet therapy” for many of the behaviorally challenged children in our school.
    — Kenny Moles of West Virginia

Trivia Contest Answer Key

Who Said…

9. “Let us pray – for this mouse.” (Preacher Buloni; p. 37)

10. “You can always trust a dog that likes peanut butter.” (Gloria Dump, p. 63)

11. “Men and boys always want to fight. They have an abiding notion that war is fun.” (Miss Franny Block, p, 105)

12. “I have never known a dog that cared for hard candy, but he is welcome to try this one.” (Miss Franny Block, p. 112)

13. “Other people’s tragedies should not be the subject of idle conversation.” (Miss Franny Block, p. 125)

14. “We appreciate the wonderful and complicated gifts you give us in each other.” (Preacher Buloni, p. 153)

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