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Stories from Bayview Community School
The book series, Anne of Green Gables had a great impact for my love of reading. I collected and read all of L.M. Montgomery's books and cherished those childhood stories.
I grew up reading the Hardy Boys. They were mystery stories telling about lots of different places and events. It was fun to escape into those books and the adventures to be discovered in reading.
The Mahone Bay Area has been a landmark community in the province for many generations. The people have a strong hardworking heritage to pass on to their children. Education and the love of reading will give the children a foundation on which to grow.
I have seen this lovely school on the south shore of Nova Scotia. The library is bright and sunny and deserves to own lots to new books! The students will thrive with the pleasure of reading and enjoying their school library.
Reading is a window into new worlds and adventures. From the time I learned to read, my parents, teachers, and librarians all helped me to love books. Reading for information helped me to learn, but reading for enjoyment grew me into a lifelong reader. I am forever grateful for the patient ...
I have always loved books and reading. My earliest memories are my parents reading to me at bedtime. The books were usually familiar fairy tales, read with enthusiasm, using character voices. They are treasured memories which I have shared with my own children, friends, and students.
The Harry Potter series was great to read when I was growing up. I enjoyed having a series that was brand new during my own childhood. It has now become an iconic series, movies, and memorabilia to be enjoyed for many generations to come.
Reading is important in a work environment. A lot of technology is used at work. It can not be accessed without a good reading vocabulary. People will be able to better understand and achieve more in the job.
Reading is very important in our everyday life. The children in Mahone Bay should be able to enjoy many new books in the library at Bayview school. They may discover adventures in reading.
Regardless of your age, class, race or financial situation reading invites the audience into every single intimate conversation in every possible dimension imaginable. I despair for those who do not have the opportunity to enter the gateway to faraway worlds beyond the realms of their reality. ...
Reading is vitally important to achievement in our world. It provides learning opportunities, enhances our lives, and gives lasting enjoyment. We will never be alone when we discover the pleasure found in reading!