Eric Litwin visits Fair Oaks Elementary

Eric Litwin visits Fair Oaks Elementary

Eric Litwin visited Fair Oaks on Oct.12. He signed books and had lunch in the library with writing contest winners. Everyone had a great time!  The event was the provided for as part of a collaborative literacy grant written by librarian Kim Slayton and art teacher Corinne Schofield. The grant was awarded by the Henrico Education Foundation and will support a school-wide literacy project.  Before the visit, Slayton created hands on lessons that incorporated singing and reading in preparation. A video of highlights of these lesson can be seen here.  More information on the HEF grants can be found here.

 

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