Adopted by Indigo Erin Mills Town Centre

Thorn Lodge Public School

Mississauga, Ontario 431 / 300 Books Given

Principal Sharon Totafurno Thorn Lodge PS is a lovely school where students love to read, discover, learn, and much more! Our Library Learning Commons has become a place where they can do that! There are excellent books to choose from, technology activities, some STEM learning, art options, and more. Keeping our books new and relevant to students is always important and we are excited to be a part of Indigo's Adopt a School program to help us do this!

Our school is full of so much diversity! Students and staff at our school speak over 25 different languages. We are very proud of several of the dual language books we are able to offer to our students. Many of our students are learning English as a second language and some of them speak several languages. Reading is so important to our students in their language acquisition and their eagerness and enthusiasm is evident by how busy our library is on a daily basis as students check out books to take home for reading.

For some of our students buying books is a luxury and that is why building our school library is so important. Having access to excellent literature will help our students become better readers and continue to build their love of reading.

Thank you so much for your support!

Our Thorn Lodge Tiger Team appreciates it!

Favourite books We have lots of favourite reads at Thorn Lodge but these five seem to come up several Times!

1. Diary of a Wimpy Kid
2. All graphic novels
3. Todd Parr books
4. Goosebumps
5. Scaredy Squirrel

300 Children
Children: 300
Avg. age of books: 10-20 yrs
$7.00 Budget/Child
Budget/Child: $7.00

Recent Updates

We are almost half way to our GOAL!

Thorn Lodge Public School September 21, 2018

Wow! What a great response from community members! The Erin Mills Town Centre Indigo has done a tremendous job collecting donations for our school. We were also thrilled to get support from members of our community. Local businesses Sheridan Dental (http://www.sheridandentaloffice.com/) & Law...

We've been Adopted by Erin Mills!

Thorn Lodge Public School September 09, 2018

We are so excited to be adopted by the Erin Mills store this year! We have already met with them and have some great fundraising ideas planned including... - kids making bookmarks to give to customer who donate - creating a giant Thorn Lodge banner to hang in the Erin Mills store - enjoying re...

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