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Early Morning Reading (Thurs.) at PS 196 K


Early Morning Reading (Thurs.) at PS 196 K

Inspire imagination and foster a love of reading with English language learning students at PS 196 K. Volunteers will be working with students one-on-one to help strengthen their ELL literacy and fundamental reading skills.

Please note: Due to the one-on-one nature of the program by signing up for this project you’re committing to multiple sessions from January through May. If you need to miss a session, please notify the team leader as soon as possible.

Committed Project Date Range:

Jan 9, 16, 23, 30
Feb 6, 13, 27
March 12, 19
April 2, 30
May 7, 14, 21



PS 196 K serves 400 students from Pre-K to 5th grade on the border of Williamsburg and Bushwick, Brooklyn. PS 196 K values an encouraging learning environment, and believes that a bright, cheerful classroom helps to create a welcoming atmosphere for parents, students, and teachers alike. More than 87% of its students qualify for free lunch.