Tag Archive: read

Jun 18

Partaking of fiction with a Biblical worldview

By: Shaunna Howat Numerous parents over the past two decades have approached me with grave concerns over what their children are reading. Their concerns are wide-ranging and unpredictable.   Some say that their children should only read specifically Christian literature; anything else would be too much of the world. In fact, I taught for a …

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Jan 24

“The Bookworm” wiggles into Tyler

Preschoolers and young children are in for a rollicking good time when storyteller and children’s entertainer Margaret Clauder shows up at the Tyler Public Library on Friday, January 27 as The Bookworm. Clauder will entertain young children with stories, puppets and magic during two performances, at 9:30 and 10:30 a.m., in Taylor Auditorium at the …

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May 25

Summer reading returns in June

Summer Reading is coming back to the Longview Public Library.  Beginning June 1, kids ages 5 – 12 can sign up for this fantastic program and get rewarded for reading. The reading part of the program runs from June 12 – July 29 and kids must read at least 15 minutes per day to be …

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May 18

Reading prescription

Premier Pediatrics has now included books on its medical regimen for children. The clinic has eagerly embraced the Reach Out and Read program as it is one of national initiatives now striving to give very young children a head start on their education. Reach Out and Read targets less-fortunate children who might not otherwise have …

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Jan 20

Students devise novel retirement gift

What is a good parting gift for someone who has spent 40 years teaching school?  Many might say a watch to mark the retiree’s remaining time, or a book to read to pass this time.  Douglas Elementary fourth-grade teacher Tom Rhodes knew exactly what he wanted.  He wanted his pupils to read–to read words by …

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Jan 05

Come and read to animals

I Read To Animals is a unique program that is being offered for the first time at the Longview Public Library in 2011. During the cialis wholesale program, elementary-age children will attend four weekly sessions that cover various topics on animals and animal care. They will also “adopt” a stuffed animal to read books to …

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