Smithtown Elementary Kicks Off PARP

Smithtown Elementary kicked off its Pick A Reading Partner program, which encourages families to read together for 15 minutes per day for a week, on Nov. 10 with a book fair at Barnes and Noble. Smithtown Elementary School’s librarian read stories to the students, while English as a New Language teachers conducted a read aloud in both English and Spanish. Throughout the week, students engaged in activities to further instill a love for reading.