Pershing's Reading Rally 2010

December 15, 2010

Get Ready!! Pershing Elementary Faculty Members will be Eating Chocolate Covered Bugs and Worms During School Wide Reading Event, December 21st.

To promote reading during the school year, Mrs. Amber Swartz, the Literacy Coordinator, will ask Ms. Ellis, Ms. Glaze, Mr. Bergstrom, Mrs. Ide-Stice, and Mrs. Snow to eat chocolate covered bugs and worms as more than 330 wide-eyed and gasping students look on in disbelief.

The faculty’s eating chocolate covered bugs and worms will be the culmination of a reading challenge that inspired students to read at least 4,000 books and individually reach a comprehension goal of 85% or higher.

Ms. Ellis, Ms. Glaze, Mr. Bergstrom, Mrs. Ide-Stice, and Mrs. Snow will eat chocolate covered bugs and worms on December 21st at 2:30 pm.

RECENT NEWS