Is there anything better than a book fair?
Really, I didn’t think so before tonight.
But now I know there is. It’s a book fair with a principal who supports reading aloud and reading for the fun of it.
Tonight our school hosted the first night time event at our book fair. There were tons of kids and families there and our principal was front and center, reading to groups of kids. She even got teary eyed during the best part of The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore.
There are schools where children love to read and there are schools where reading isn’t such a big deal.
There is a reason that the children at our school are readers. It starts at the top…