“Clearly one must read every good book at least once every ten years.” C. S. Lewis
It's not the best seller list that students at Clinton Middle School are looking to for book recommendations. In an effort to promote literacy outside of the classroom and to connect with students, City Year Tulsa AmeriCorps members at Clinton Middle School are sharing the books that they are reading. Corps member book highlights will change each month for the remainder of the year and will feature additions from faculty and staff. "Our hope is that students get excited about reading by seeing the books that adults are reading in the building," shared Trista Ristau, Diplomas Now Program Manager at Clinton Middle Schoo, "It's great to see so many students stopping at the wall and seeing the books that our team is reading or read and enjoyed as middle schoolers themselves."
Here is what City Year is reading at Clinton Middle School: