The 2nd year of the Student Activities Department Advisory Council’s “Bluejays with Books” program will begin on Friday November 8th at 1:10 PM at Perry Elementary with our first session.

BLUEJAYS WITH BOOKS: “Leaders are Readers.”

Ø  Connect high school and elementary students.

Ø  Emphasizes the importance of reading.

Ø  Shares the values of “The Bluejay Way”.

Ø  Encourages activities participation.

Ø  In the process of interacting with elementary students, high school students reinforce core values and leadership principles.

Structure

Ø  Students involved in the Student Activities Department Advisory Council read books to elementary classes. (4th Grade)

Ø  The selections relate to core values of “The Bluejay Way”.

Ø  Following the reading –

ü  Students connect the value to the book within a lesson and answer questions from students.

ü  Students encourage participation in school activities and conclude with the school fight song.