Kindergarten through fourth-grade students learned Jan. 31 that this year’s book for February’s Love to Read Month is “Stuart Little” by E.B. White.
Copies of the book were given to students at Oak Ridge and Pine Meadow Elementary schools. Students will follow the adventures of Stuart Little each day by participating in literacy activities and building-wide trivia.
The One District, One Book event is funded by the Sartell-St. Stephen Education Foundation and Oak Ridge and Pine Meadow Elementary Parent Teacher Organizations. For more information about One District, One Book, visit the “Sartell-St. Stephen One District, One Book” Facebook page or follow it in your Sartell-St. Stephen Schools mobile app.
Students, staff, families and community members are encouraged to spend the month reading, according to the school district.
“Stuart Little” is a 1945 children’s novel and is widely recognized as a classic in children’s literature. It is a realistic fantasy about a mouse-like human boy named Stuart Little.