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Literacy

#4 Literacy page

Reading Program: Timing, duration, frequency of program Once a week during the school year

Partnerships: Mr. Nature, Santa Cruz Elementary, and San Xavier Elementary Schools What role does your partner(s) have in the program? Mr. Nature assists by singing, reading, and playing his guitar once or twice a year at both elementary schools. Santa Cruz teachers and San Xavier teachers provide reading materials for Christ Child volunteers to read with the students and select the students.

Clients:

Number of children/families served your 2019: 100
Age range of clients served: kindergarten through 3rd grade

Volunteers: How many volunteers participate in this program (planning and working): 4
What roles do the volunteers have in this program? Communicate with the schools and teachers and read one on one with each student.

Program Descriptions: The overall goal of this program: to promote the joy of reading What service/materials do you provide to your clients? At least 2 books donated a year (their own choice) to each child, bookmarks with CC logo on them, and one-on-one reading instruction.

Volunteers go to the schools once a week at a designated time and the teacher provides the reading material and the students. A volunteer reads one on one with each student. Twice a year, Mr. Nature accompanies our Christ Child team to the schools and reads, sings, and plays music with his guitar and other instruments, actively engaging students

Contact: christchildtucson.org