Lunch and a Book

Cindy Wickham, Steal This Idea, Dixieland Elementary SchoolCindy Wickham
School Nutrition Manager
Dixieland Elementary School
Lakeland, Fla.

One week out of every month I do the Lunch and a Book program. In the program, I go out in the cafeteria during lunch and the students who are reading get a prize. I give away things like pencils or books and I also make bookmarks with nutritional information, which I also hand out. Our school is really pushing reading and this encourages them to read while they eat lunch.

 
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