Parkside Elementary SchoolSummerside, Prince Edward Island 317 / 344 Books Given
Principal Nick Martin With our only funding coming from profits earned from book fairs, keeping up with student desire for new novel series has been difficult. There are so many great books out there that our students want to read and teachers want to share with their classes. Without adequate funds to purchase new titles to stay current and keep our collection growing and changing, we risk losing the children's interest in reading. For so many, our school library is their main or only source of reading material. We need: new novel series; more graphic novels; more novels on CD and sets of the print novels to go with them; more French books, including those on CD; and new nonfiction titles to support various curricula.
Baby-sitters Club (graphic novels)
Big Nate (novels and graphic novels)
Dork Diaries series
Eric Litwin books
Eve Bunting books
Harry Potter series
I Survived... series
James Patterson books
Land of Stories series
Mo Willems books
Patricia Polacco books
Pete the Cat books
Wings of Fire series
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I am supporting Parkside so that my nieces have access new books. A love of literacy is developed by being exposed to lots of high interest books.
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My parents helped me fall in with reading. My life-long love of books began as a pre-schooler cuddled up next to my mom on the couch in the livingroom every day after lunch, and after my older siblings had gone back to school for the afternoon. This was a special, quiet time with my mother. We ...