Presentación del tema: "Reading Is FUNdamental (RIF)"— Transcripción de la presentación:
1 Reading Is FUNdamental (RIF) Berta Cabaza Middle School2901 Shafer RoadSan Benito, TX 78586
2 Committee Members William Snavely, Principal Normalinda Garcia, Assistant PrincipalHenry Sanchez, Assistant PrincipalEsmeralda Garza, LibrarianGilbert Flores, TeacherEddie Gonzales, Teacher and ParentCorina Huerta, TeacherAlbie Lopez, Teacher and ParentGracie Martinez, Gear Up CoordinatorEmily Rodriguez, Library Assistant and GrandparentFrances Estrada, ParentEsther Hernandez, ParentErnestina Coronado, ParentLucy Rios, ParentVeronica Estrada, StudentPaul Rios, Student
3 1st MeetingThis notice was sent to committee members about 1st meeting.Not all committee members were able to attend 1st meeting, but those present were asked to sign in.
4 Memo to Reading Teachers Date: November 5, 2003To: Reading TeachersFrom: E. Garza, LibrarianRE: RIF SurveySBCISD has received a grant (RIF Reading Program) in which funds will be utilized to purchase books for students in a book giveaway. We will have three book giveaways throughout the school year. The first book giveaway is the week of December 15-19, The second book giveaway is the week of March 8-12, 2004, and the third is the week of May 3-7, 2004.In order for students to receive books pertaining to their special interests, I need to find out what their interests are, thus the purpose of the survey. Please have your students fill out the survey so that I may start working on some titles. I would like to have all surveys back by Monday, November Your help in this matter will be greatly appreciated.Thank you!
5 Reading is Fundamental Student SurveyReading is FundamentalSurveyPlease answer the following questions.1. On a scale from 1-5, rank the following subject areas: (1 = least favorite, 5 = most favorite).a. Sports ______b. Biography ______c. Literature/Poetry ______d. History ______e. Science ______f. Music ______g. Teen Issues (nonfiction) ______h. Other ______2. Who is your favorite author or illustrator? _______________________________3. If you were given a book as a gift, what would its title be?______________________________________________________________4. Do you prefer fiction or nonfiction books? ___________________________
6 2nd MeetingCommittee discusses ideas for activities during 1st book distribution.
7 3rd MeetingMr. Snavely prepares for 1st book giveaway as committee plans activities.
8 Invoices to Scholastic Book Fairs for Book Purchases
10 Memo to Reading Teachers Requesting Letter Distribution to Students
11 Letter to Parents (English Version) December 9, 2003Dear Parents:SBCISD has received a grant from the RIF (Reading is Fundamental) Organization in which funds have been utilized to purchase books for students in three book giveaways throughout the school year. The first book giveaway is the week of December 15-19, The second is the week of March 8-12, 2004, and the third is the week of May 3-7, 2004.The RIF Organization encourages and endorses that students read for fun and pleasure, thus the book giveaways. To promote the importance of pleasure reading, the RIF committee has scheduled the following activities:Tuesday, December 16th – “Hats Off to Reading” (Students may wear their favorite hat or cap).Wednesday, December 17th – “Be Cool, Read a Book in School” (Students may wear sunglasses/shades).Thursday, December 18th – “Lasso a Book for Pleasure Reading” (Students may wear their favorite Western attire).Please encourage your son/daughter to participate in these activities.Mr. Snavely and the RIF committee will be distributing books to all students during their reading classes on Tuesday, December 16th. Any student who is absent on this day, may come by the library to pick up his/her book when he/she returns to school.Your help with these activities will be greatly appreciated.Thank you,E. Garza, Librarian and RIF Committee MembersP.S. Some book titles include Harry Potter and Goosebumps Series. If you object to any of these titles, please indicate below and have your child return this letter to his/her reading teacher.______ I do not want my child to receive a Harry Potter or Goosebumps Series book._______________________________ ______________________________Student’s Name and ID # Parent’s Signature
12 Letter to Parents (Spanish Version) Diciembre 9, 2003Apreciables Padres:SBCISD ha recibido una subvencion de la Organizacion RIF (La Lectura es Fundamental) en la cual los fondos han sido utilzados en la compra de tres obsequios de libros para los estudiantes durante todo al ano escolar. El primer obsequio es en la semana del 15 al 19 de diciembre del El Segundo es en la semana del 8 al 12 de marzo del 2004, y el tercer es en la semana del 3 al 17 de mayo del 2004.La Organizacion RIF fomenta y endosa que los estudiantes lean por diversion y placer, por eso son los obsequios de libros. Para promover la importancia de la lectura por placer, el Comite RIF ha programado las siguientes actividades:Martes 16, de diciembre – “Descubrete ante la Lectura” (Los estudiantespueden usar su sombrero o cachucha favorita).Miercoles 17, de diciembre – Se Tranquilo, Lee un Libro en La Escuela”(Los estudiantes pueden usar anteojos o gafas de sol).Jueves 18, de diciembre – “Laza un Libro Para Disfrutar la Lectura” (Losestudiantes pueden usar su ropa vaquera favorita).Por favor anime a su hijo/a a participar en estas actividades.El Sr. Snavely y el Comite RIF estaran distribuyendo libros a todos los estudiantes durante sus classes de lectura el martes 16, de diciembre. Cualquier estudiante que este ausente ese dia, puede venir a la biblioteca a recoger su libro cuando regrese a la escuela.Su ayuda con estas actividades sera grandemente apreciada.Gracias,E. Garza, Bibliotecaria y Miembros del Comite RIFP.D. Algunos titulos de libros incluyen las series de Harry Potter y Goosebumps. Si usted se opone a algunos de estos titulos, por favor indique abajo y que su hijo/a regrese esta carta a su maestro(a) de lectura._____ No quiero que mi hijo/a reciba las series de libros de Harry Potter o Goosebumps.__________________________________ ____________________________Nombre y # de ID del Estudiante Firma del Padre
13 Invitation to Parents December 11, 2003 Dear Parents: Berta Cabaza Middle School and the RIF committee invite you to our book distribution on Tuesday, December 16, 2003 between the hours of 8:15 AM and 3:30 PM. We would like to extend our warm welcome and have you join your child in the pleasure of receiving a free book of his/her choice. See you at our 1st RIF Book Distribution.Thank you,E. Garza, Librarian and RIF CommitteeApreciables Padres:Berta Cabaza Middle School y el Comite RIF los invita a la distribucion de libros el 16 de diciembre dentro las horas de 8:15 AM a 3:30 PM. Nos gustaria extenderles una calorosa bienvenida y se unan con su nino/a en la placer de recibir los libros gratis de su agrado. Los vemos en nuestra primera RIF distribucion de libros.Gracias,E. Garza, Bibliotecaria y Miembros del Comite RIF
14 1st Marquee Announcement Date: December 9, 2003To: Mr. Henry SanchezFrom: Esmeralda Garza, LibrarianRE: Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) Book GiveawayPlease make the following announcement on the marquee.Thank you!RIF BOOK GIVEAWAYDecember 15-19, 2003
15 2nd Marquee Announcement Date: December 12, 2003To: Mr. Henry SanchezFrom: Esmeralda GarzaRE: MarqueePlease place the following activities on the marquee.Tuesday, December 16th – “Hats Off to Reading”Wednesday, December 17th – “Be Cool, Read a Book in School”Thursday, December 18th – “Lasso a Book for Pleasure Reading”Thank you!
21 Tuesday, December 16, 2003 Hats Off To Reading Students who participated in “Hats Off To Reading” day by wearing their favorite hats and caps proudly stand next to Santa as they hold the books they picked.
22 Wednesday, December 17, 2003 Be Cool, Read a Book in School Cool students who wore their shades to school pick, enjoy, and thank RIF for this book distribution.
23 Thursday, December 18, 2003 Lasso a Book for Pleasure Reading Students proudly show off their western attire as they pick their books during the first distribution.
24 During Reading Classes Book DistributionDuring Reading Classes
28 Students enjoy their books as soon as they return to their desks.
29 THANK YOU RIF!On behalf of the parents, teachers, administrators, and RIF Committee Members, we would like to thank RIF for their generous contributions which made this event a very memorable experience for all the students at Berta Cabaza Middle School.