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Love of Reading Week
Love of Reading Week

Mon, Mar 04


Ventana Vista Elementary School

Love of Reading Week

Teachers and staff will have fun activities for students all week long. Bring your books for the book exchange (max 5 per person) Come meet our guest author Michael Sampson & illustrator John Parra!

Time & Location

Mar 04, 2024, 8:00 AM

Ventana Vista Elementary School, 6085 N Kolb Rd, Tucson, AZ 85750, USA

About the Event

Love of Reading Theme Week!

Monday: Everyone Read!

Drop everything and read day!

Tuesday: Kind Campus Day

There will be a Ben's Bells workshop and reading kindness books.

Wednesday: Building Friendships

Buddy Classes + Book Exchange

Thursday: Riddle Me This Day

Riddles will be posted around the school + Book Exchange!

Friday: Dress Like Your Favorite Character From A Book + Author Visit!

Author/Illistrator Visit & book signing on March 8th

Author Michael Sampson & Illustrator John Parra are coming to Ventana Vista Elementary School on Friday, March 8th, the last day of Love of Reading week!

If your child would like to participate in the book signing, they will need to bring their own copy of the book they would like signed to school.

Learn more about Michael Sampson and view the books he has written HERE.

Learn more about John Parra and view the books he illustrated HERE.

Book Exchange

  • Begining Monday Feb 26 students can bring books they no longer want to read.+
  • Picture books, easy reader chapter books, or chapter books are all great! Books should be Kindergarten through 5th grade reading levels.
  • Books will be collected by Ms. Allison in the library. (She will track what kind of books and how many books each student brings.)
  • Students can receive up to 5 tickets for the books they bring in.
  • The week of the book exchange, students will receive tickets for the books they bring in
  • At the exchange, students will choose the same number of books (up to 5) that they brought in from the collection of other student's books.

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