The purpose of the grant is to develop a strong foundation for emergent and early literacy skills. The project is divided into three parts: Classroom support/intervention, mentoring, and a school-wide reading challenge. Funds will be used for special literacy programs, books, supplies, digital teaching tools, etc.A 21st Century Approach to Reading – Clary Middle School
This grant will be used to create reading clubs within two different classrooms and after school. The book clubs will encourage collaborative discussions, reports, sharing and writing projects. The funds will be used to purchase iPads, but the District is so enthusiastic about this project, they have committed to supporting this project and possibly expanding it to other schools.