PARP Program Kickoff

PARP Program Kickoff
Students sitting in the gymnasium with a large inflatable dinosaur during a presentation for PARP, which stands for Parents as Reading Partners.As a kick-off to this year's PARP program, the Clinton Avenue PTA provided an assembly on Tuesday, January 2nd.  Students were entertained by "Dinoman" and his presentation about the history of dinosaurs.  He explained that he was a paleontologist and discussed information about dinosaurs.  He spoke about how fossils were formed, described the different eras related to dinosaurs, gave examples of the characteristics of various dinosaurs and shared actual fossils with the group.  Students were asked to participate in the program through choral responses and by volunteering to assist Dinoman. Thanks to our wonderful PTA for another great assembly.