RIDGEFIELD — Simply after Struggle Ground Neighborhood Universities obtained a considerable donation of Disney/Hyperion books, the district donated 40 of the packing containers to Ridgefield Faculty District libraries.
Along with remaining borrowed, there are greater than sufficient books to offer some absent as prizes.
At Union Ridge Elementary, the studying incentive program is called Library Ninjas. Ninjas product glorious library habits, encouraging faculty college students to be stealthy and silent as they discover out publications. The system additionally has an ingredient often called “Ninjas Learn” that encourages college students to check new textbooks nearly each thirty day interval. A bulletin board exterior the library is loaded with brightly colored worksheets displaying the scholars’ taking a look at choices.
The taking a look at incentive system at South Ridge Elementary Faculty is called “Learn the Rainbow.” Librarian Emily Crawford encourages college students to undergo books with a embody from nearly each shade within the rainbow. Simply after taking a look at their rainbow, pupils can select a reward from the prize bin, which consists of the brand new Disney publications, a bag of Skittles, or a attraction for his or her e-book keychains. South Ridge additionally has a bulletin board whole of concluded worksheets so pupils can see what their classmates are wanting by way of, and possibly uncover a suggestion for the long run e e-book they’ll undergo.
With publications from the “A Twisted Story” sequence that envision new adventures for Disney characters like Mulan or Anna and Elsa from “Frozen,” faculty college students are receiving far more energized about studying by way of.