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Jefferson Reads 167,000 Minutes

Jefferson School met its annual reading goal of 100,000 minutes. The students at Jefferson Elementary School read 167,000 minutes outside of school during a five-week period. Reid Miller, a storyteller, was the guest performer at the Reading Incentive Program. Miller has been telling stories since childhood. For nearly 30 years, he has performed at schools, libraries, theaters, banquets and festivals across America.

Miller is also a talented singer, musician, puppeteer, dancer and actor. He has produced a variety of recordings for youth and family enjoyment. His story, Roar With Reading, emphasizes the importance of reading.

The Jefferson Elementary School Reading Incentive Committee sponsored Jefferson's reading program.

Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
June 10, 2009