Thornton Creek Wins Reading Challenge

Thornton Creek Wins Reading Challenge
Posted on 03/29/2016

Thornton Creek Elementary Wins Global Reading Challenge

Congratulations to "The Book Thieves" team from Thornton Creek Elementary School for winning Seattle Public Library's Global Reading Challenge.

The Global Reading Challenge is a battle of the books program for fourth and fifth graders enrolled in Seattle Public Schools. The program encourages children to have fun and enjoy reading.

For the competition, after reading 10 books, children took part in a "quiz bowl" game in which they answered a series of questions to determine the winner for the city of Seattle. Representatives from SPS' Department of Early Learning were on hand to help with the challenge. Congratulations to all our schools and students who took part.

You can view the Seattle Public Library's 2016 Global Reading Challenge book list on the Global Reading Challenge webpage.

You can read more about Early Learning on our department webpage.

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