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Reading for the children

Published:Thursday | May 7, 2015 | 11:05 PM
Raheim McKenzie, a grade six student at the Port Maria Primary School in St Mary, gets some support from Senator Kamina Johnson-Smith as he reads aloud from the children’s book Every Little Thing Will Be Alright. Senator Johnson Smith was visiting the school as a member of the Project Advisory Committee of the JN Foundation’s iLead initiative to participate in Port Maria Primary’s Read Across Jamaica Day activities.
Delano Seiveright read to children of First Step Preschool and Early Childhood Institution in Eastern St Thomas on Read Across Jamaica Day.
Joylene Griffith Irving, executive director, Scotia Foundation, listens intently as Mario Mattis of St Michael’s Primary reads ‘safety tips’ provided by the Child Development Agency. The exercise was part of the Scotia Foundations National Reading Day activity.