Family Literacy Night at TCDS


Family Literacy Night was a huge success.  Families and staff who attended had a great time reading, playing games, participating in literacy activities and more!

Second grade teacher Mrs. Rodriguez and Resource teacher Ms. Tiffany had a great time too!

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Ms. Debbie answered questions from parents about SuccessMaker.

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Dr. Anders read to students and families.

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Students and families took part in reading and activities in the Victory Garden.

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Middle School Band and Orchestra teacher Mr. Mitchell performed rap versions of three popular songs while staff, students and families were engaged audience members. Mr. Mitchell was then joined on the stage by librarian Ms. Chris and Speech teacher Ms. Vickie.

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Everywhere you looked on Literacy Night – there were books, people reading books, people talking about books and people playing book-related games including Book Bingo and a scavenger hunt.

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Kids played “Merry-Go-Read” on the grassy hill.

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A representative from the Pima County Library even attended to tell families about the perks of the library as well as give information on signing up for a library card!


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Middle School students, teachers and parents joined the events – selling delicious goodies to raise money for their upcoming DC trip.

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Speech Pathologist Ms. Heidi met with parents to talk about the importance of reading and how reading helps to develop a child’s vocabulary.

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CEO Mr. Cooper and his wife Mrs. Cooper came out and joined the fun!
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Thank you to the Love of Reading Week and Family Literacy Night team – Ms. Vickie, Ms. Heidi, Ms. Adrienne, Ms. Wren, Ms. Chris and Ms. Tiffany!  What a great event.