This program affords Elementary and Early Childhood program majors the opportunity to facilitate Read-Aloud events and related art activities with primary grade children in local schools. Emphasis is on working with children who are English Language Learners in order to expand their vocabulary and listening skills in their second language. This project is currently working with DeKalb area elementary schools.


    Contact

    Chris Carger

    ccarger@niu.edu

    815-753-9267

    http://www.niu.edu/p20/projects/ilp/roar.shtml

    Reaching Out Through Art and Reading (ROAR)