O’FALLON – LaVerna Evans Elementary School recently congratulated the February winners of the Reading Counts Award.
The purpose of the Reading Counts Program is to encourage children to practice reading in and out of the classroom. The program is to be used as a supplement to the teacher’s classroom reading program.
There are three levels of awards for successful participation in the Reading Counts program. The program combines reading practice with on-line assessments. Once they finish a book they take a corresponding quiz.
When students Earn 50 points they earn a bronze medal.
When students Earn 100 points they earn a silver medal.
When students Earn 150 points they earn a gold medal.