20,000 Texans Read ‘The World According to Humphrey’

Irving ISD’s One District, One Book  is a movement designed to get an entire school community – including parents – involved in the joy of reading. Every Irving ISD elementary school student will receive a copy of The World According to Humphrey by Betty Birney. Following a shared schedule, the families read at home together. In … Read more

“Knight” of Reading at North Shore Elementary School

North Shore Elementary recently held a “Knight” of Reading Under the Stars to promote family reading. Studies show that children benefit from having their parents read aloud to them not only when they are little, but all the way up to and through middle school. North Shore invited parents to bring a blanket and a … Read more

One School, One Book, Chocolate Fun!

Jessica Sarver from Madison School writes, “We just finished our One School, One Book project, and it was a huge success!  I would love to share some of the highlights with you!  You can also see the video summary of our project here. To kickoff our project, we had a Charlie and the Chocolate Factory … Read more