CLINTON, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — South Vermillion Elementary colleges are collaborating in a enjoyable studying program that can ship one fortunate pupil residence with a pet hamster.
It’s referred to as the “One college, One e book” program and all college students will obtain a replica of the identical e book to learn.
The featured e book, “The World Based on Humphrey,” is a couple of hamster.
To place a singular spin on the occasion, Central Elementary Faculty adopted a hamster and can award it to at least one fortunate pupil on the finish of this system. The children mentioned they’re actually excited in regards to the thought.
“I’ll give him meals. I’ll give him water,” kindergarten pupil Landry Ferrari. “I’ll get him a pleasant, cozy mattress.”
“I used to be type of excited as a result of that hamster, he appears fairly cool and I’d wish to win him,” fifth grader Jackson Mathas mentioned. “So, I’m hoping my identify will get drawn so I can take this little fella residence.”
The scholars mentioned they’re additionally having a whole lot of enjoyable studying the e book.
“Our fifth grade trainer was simply telling me the opposite day that she got here into her classroom and when the scholars got here in, they had been already speaking in regards to the e book as they walked within the door,” Alisa Vandeusen, Title I studying specialist at Central Elementary, mentioned.
Faculty officers mentioned they received permission from dad and mom for college kids to take part within the probability to win the hamster.