Dear Day Celebration

Sagar Public School Katara Extension

To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out is a spark.
Sagar Public School, Katara Extension celebrated the DEAR Day on 12th April 2019 to mark the birth anniversary of famous author Beverly Cleary. DEAR (Drop Everything and Read) Day was a special reading celebration to remind and encourage students to make reading a part of their daily routine
Tiny tots of Pre Primary section celebrated this day with full zeal and enthusiasm.The nippers enjoyed the dramatic performance of their teachers in which they were dressed up as the story characters. They were also presented a pepper crown as a relic of DEAR day. Students of classes I and II were involved in guided reading with their teachers. They were excited to read and colour the story book with the reading pointers prepared by their teachers which they took home as a memory.
Students of classes III to V enjoyed reading story books in pairs and shared the stories with their friends whereas students of VI and VII were involved in Newspaper reading through which they were able to enhance their general awareness. This activity gave them an opportunity to trigger the reading habit and boosted up their speaking skills and confidence.

Date: 12-Apr-2019