Tutoring went well in October & November. We started off the year with a great fundraiser at the Toledo Mennonite Church Quilt Show, with special musical guest Kerry Patrick Clark. We've been serving seven students from McTigue Elementary, and fourteen volunteers gave their time to the program in the first part of the year as tutors for our students. (Check out our Facebook page to read the updates posted during the fall).
We are all set to resume this Monday, January 9, after our winter break! We have missed our students and are looking forward to seeing them again. New volunteers are starting this week as well, which we are very excited about.
Reading new books is also a fun way to celebrate a new year!
The American Library Association has a great list of notable new children's books that were published in 2016, sorted by audience (Younger Readers, Middle Readers, Older Readers): http://www.ala.org/alsc/awardsgrants/notalists/ncb.
What did you read over the holidays?
TMC Tutoring has been serving neighborhood schoolchildren since 2001. We provide free after school tutoring with empasis on reading and math for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd graders who attend McTigue Elementary School. If you are interested in volunteering with the tutoring program, if you have a student who needs homework help, or for more information please contact Scott Coulter by phone (see the phone number in the photo of our flyer on the left - click on the image to see the full-size photo).