AAPS Updates

March Reading Month

Rep. Adam Zemke reads at Ann Arbor Open

April 8, 2013 // 0 Comments

Rep. Adam Zemke reads to a class of first and second graders at Ann Arbor Open on March 22 as part of their celebration of Reading Month. Photo provided by Christine Deucher.

“Teachers Go Bananas” at Bryant Elementary is a favorite yearly treat. Teachers dress up as their favorite book characters and then during “Banana Time” rush to another classroom to share their story. “Banana Time” happens …

AAPS Superintendent Dr. Patricia Green reads one of her favorite books at Bach Elementary’s Family Reading Night March 22. Bach Elementary School’s Family Reading Night on March 22 drew hundreds of students and their families …

Burns Park Students ‘Read to Feed’

March 5, 2013 // 0 Comments

Burns Park teachers dressed up as barnyard animals to help kick off the school’s Reading Month fundraiser for Heifer International. All photos supplied by Rachel Erdstein. March is Reading Month, and Burns Park students are …

Photos: AAPS celebrates March Reading Month

March 30, 2012 // 3 Comments

Children's author and illustrator Patricia Polacco shared the stories behind her books at Burns Park Elementary March 28. Swinging hula dancers, a reading dog, and live storytelling from world-famous authors: our schools sure know how …

Northside Elementary kindergarteners bid goodbye to Dr. Green and to Little Mole, the finger puppet. A Northside Elementary class celebrated March Reading Month with a special guest today: Dr. Patricia Green, AAPS Superintendent. Dr. Green …

Artist Jerzy Drozd taught Bach third and fourth graders about the artistic elements of storytelling March 14. –By Tara Cavanaugh Bach Elementary students learned what gives comics their zip, boom and pow during a mini-lesson …