Barcroft Loves to Read
Help Barcroft win a visit from the Children's Author, Jan Brett. Go to Face Book and search for Jan Brett. Click on the contest picture on the face book page. Then you will like it and follow the directions. It asks for your name, email, Barcroft, Arlington, 22204. Spread the word and invite family and friends to help us win. Mrs. Black will keep you posted.
February 7 will be our 2014 National African American Read In day at Barcroft. This is a time for us to celebrate African American Authors and Illustrators. We are inviting parents, community members, administration, and friends to read to a class. Book will be available from our school library for readers to borrow. Please feel free to contact Mrs. Black if you would like to read. We have certain times for the readers: Pre K-2 - 9:15-11:00, Fifth Grade - between 11:00-12:00 and 3-4 Grades between 2:00-3:00. Look for pictures of our event on the website.
The National RIF Board has selected Barcroft to host a Reading Webcast in February. Look for more information during January.
The Week of March 2 will be our annual Dr. Seuss Reading is Fundamental Celebration. We will have our second RIF distribution with every child receiving a gift of a book. Look for more information in February.