“Connect The Dots”. Presented by . And the following sponsors. Platinum Sponsor. Platinum Sponsor. Platinum Sponsor. Gold Sponsors. Silver Sponsors. Lewis Glasser Casey & Rollins PLLC. Silver Sponsors. Advanced EyeCare Associates. Bronze Sponsors. Juanita Cook, In memory of
And the following sponsors
Lewis Glasser Casey & Rollins PLLC
Advanced EyeCare Associates
Juanita Cook, In memory of
Sara Sue Wright
Shawn & Ginny
…DEFINE THE PROBLEM
Are less likely to understand ALL subjects
Are less likely to graduate from high school
Children who struggle to read
Are less likely to get a job
Are more likely to be incarcerated
…find the solution
Children who connect reading with pleasure are more likely to WANT to read
Motivation is the key to developing any skill
Children who WANT to read work hard to learn to read
Encouraging families to talk & read to their children to build vocabulary & interest in reading.
Placing volunteers in the classroom to provide “live commercials” for reading.
Giving children access to high-interest reading materials in the classroom and at home
Putting books in the hands….
and on the minds…
of West Virginia’s children.
“Connecting the Dots”