The staff of Chamisa Elementary School prepares to ‘Raise the Roof’ at their family literacy event Thursday. Courtesy photo
Chamisa Elementary School presents “Raise the Roof,” a free interactive, audience-participation literacy event for families of pre-kinder through third grade children 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7 at Chamisa.
Evening events include a book swap and pizza dinner at 5-6 p.m., followed by an engaging family literacy show from 6-7 p.m. Staff will present skits and call up student volunteers to show parents how to do their literacy activities at home.
Families leave with a game board, poster, prizes and incentives for participating in the Family Reading Challenge. Local businesses have partnered to provide props, incentives, and door prizes.