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Role models promote reading  

  By Lindsey Turnbull Following on from their dress up day last Friday, George Town Primary School continued on in their literacy month celebrations for September by inviting prominent leaders within the community to come and read to students last Friday. The initiative, organised by the school’s lead literacy teacher, Trista Welcome, vice president …

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Great reads

Looking for a fabulous read, but not quite sure which book to plump for? We’ve rounded up a selection of our favourite reads to get you through those long summer days. Favourite reads – Joanna Lewis The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency Alexander McCall Smith Alexander McCall Smith is without …

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Parents train to teach reading

By Lindsey Turnbull Parents of students at George Town Primary School are undertaking a series of workshops at the school aimed at helping them to encourage their children to become better readers. The workshops, which have been held annually for the past four years, are called Partners in Print and …

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Child Month’s reading day went well

Well-known residents took to the class rooms of Cayman Brac and Little Cayman to read to young students, on May 1. The Celebrity Reading Day, which kicked off this year’s Child Month, took place at West End Primary as well as the Creek and Spot Bay Infant and Junior Schools, …

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Rotary Central launches ‘Little Free Libraries’

Rotary Central launched the first ‘little free library’ in the Cayman Islands on Saturday 27 September. The Library, designed to look like a traditional Caymanian house is a wooden box with a cardboard roof replicating the look of zinc, two shelves and a glass-panelled door. The Library has been placed …

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