“Do you know who Augustus Gloop is?” I asked.
“A Roman emperor!” responded a boy, promptly.
We all laughed; we could not help it.
Articulate, enthusiastic and full of energy, the children from Vidya Pratishthan’s Bal Vikas Mandir filled Monday and Tuesday with ideas and action.
“Have you heard of Roald Dahl?” I asked another bunch of children.
“He wrote ‘Daffodils’,” came the response.
Spending eight crazy hours with over a hundred children, I delighted in how involved they were with each element of the reading workshop. One session is over, three more to go!