Olentangy Schools African American Read-In and Author Panel - NCTE

Every year, hundreds of celebrations of the African American Read-In take place across the country and around the world. These events feature the texts, talks, and discussions by and about African American authors and serve as a way to recognize and amplify their work. 

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Olentangy Schools African American Read-In and Author Panel

February 28, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Elementary and Preschool students and families will read 19 different books by African American authors throughout the month of February. Use this link to access the Pre-K & Elementary Reading and Activity Calendar: https://bit.ly/EL2oj9X.

Middle school students and families will be reading “Simone Breaks All The Rules” by Debbie Rigaud. Use this link to access the suggested Middle School Discussion & Activity Guide: https://bit.ly/MS3KJegJ6.

High school students and families will read “The Other Wes Moore” by Wes Moore. Use this link to access the suggested high school Discussion & Activity Guide: https://bit.ly/HS3u0dSjy.

As a culminating event, we will host an author panel discussion virtually on Microsoft Teams from 6:00 – 7:30 on 2/28. Register here.

Details

Date:
February 28, 2022
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Website:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdXClG69dbkuLh1mWnda_ASf2eVsgAQ8eoMwNmb9u1QZeLutQ/viewform