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Encouraging kids to read

Published: Friday, March 15, 2013 4:24 p.m. CDT • Updated: Friday, March 15, 2013 4:36 p.m. CDT

Mr. E of Byron, Ill. presented an interactive program at a recent Bradford Grade School assembly called Dream Big READ for pre-kindergarten through fifth-grade. Mr. E used magic, a puppet and children’s books to encourage students to read. Mr. E is pictured telling a story to the students with Charlie the puppet.

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