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.