Introductory Chapter Book Companions Have Arrived at Read to Them!

The magic of a One School, One Book program happens when every student is enjoying the same story across your school. For some of your families, however, the length or complexity of your chosen novel might make it hard for them to participate. To support these families, Read to Them has added five Introductory Chapter … Read more

Four Years of One School, One Book With Booth Tarkington Elementary

Booth Tarkington had their very own Humphrey, a beige and white hamster, to celebrate their OSOB reading program.

Booth Tarkington Elementary in Wheeling, Illinois has been actively participating in One School, One Book for four years. As Ryann Rivers, the librarian at Booth Tarkington, looks back on their previous reading events, the growth between their first and most recent event is like an acorn to a tree.  “The first year, I gave families … Read more

Gates Elementary Spends 12 Years with One School, One Book!

For the last twelve years, Gates Elementary in Davison, Michigan has held an annual One School, One Book reading event. The school-wide reading program is one that students and staff eagerly look forward to each year. “OSOB [really] brings families and schools together,” says Theresa Wendt, who has been the Principal at Gates Elementary for … Read more