Kindergarten through second grade students were given a book, Chuck the Duck Meets New Friends, from the United Way of Freeborn County. Voluteers also took time to read the story to each classroom and explain how the United Way helps the community. United Way of Freeborn County has published a book for the past 12 years with the help of sponsors.
On March 1st Sibley celebrated "I Love to Read Month" and Dr. Seuss's Birthday with Community Leaders are Readers. Each classroom had a community leader to read a Dr. Seuss book and talk about their position in the community. MN Reading Corp enjoys bringing these community leaders to Sibley.
On February 11th, author Mary Bleckwehl talked about her books and being an author with Sibley students. She is the author of Henry! you're late AGAIN! and Henry! you're hungry AGAIN?. Thank you Mary for coming to Sibley!
District 241 will be conducting registration for all students planning to attend kindergarten for the 2013-2014 school year. In order to qualify for kindergarten, your child must be 5 years old prior to September 1st, 2013. Find out more information here or by calling your school office.