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Fellowship Hi Crest Church in Tokepa Kansas gave the gift of literacy to their local elementary school, Ross Elementary. The gift comes after almost a year of students learning outside of the classroom where, many experts feared reading levels would begin to slip nationwide for most young students. Inchy the Bookworm Book Vending Machine will have a new home at [...]
At Lowell Elementary School in Sioux Falls South Dakota, students got an extraordinary gift from the nearby First Lutheran Church—opportunity. Pastor Jeff Backer, who leads the congregation at First Lutheran, wanted to give the students something of value that serves a purpose in these difficult times, and the Inchy the Bookworm Book Vending Machine was exactly that.Help from InchyThroughout [...]
For citizens and students in Michigan, the month of March has been one filled with reading. The Governor of Michigan, Gretchen Whitmer, declared March the Reading Month in Michigan. To celebrate the month, Orchard View Early Elementary School gave it’s students quite the gift—books.Inchy In Muskegon MichiganTheir Inchy the Bookworm Book vending machine was purchased with grant money. The [...]
The Final Puzzle PieceOne school district in South Carolina is taking literacy very seriously because of the pandemic. District 55 of Laurens County South Carolina has installed Inchy the Bookworm Book Machines into all the elementary schools within their district. The final addition to the Inchy family was at Laurens County School 55, and the staff and students are [...]
The Importance of Book OwnershipBook ownership plays a large role in the literacy of children. There is a stark difference between a young child learning to read from small assignments and homework, to having a book of their own to dive into as they wish. Having a home library or books in the homes of children is not [...]
The students at Peterson Elementary School in Fort Worth, Texas have found a new way to get through the pandemic more easily—books. The school in the Northwest Independent School District recently purchased an Inchy the Bookworm Book Vending Machine and filled it with new books that had been donated. The teachers at Peterson Elementary set reading goals for each individual [...]
Best Books for Stocking Your Inchy With| From Schools All Over the CountryThe Show Must Go OnThe mounting uncertainty of when schools will be back in school has changed the way students of all ages are learning. Younger students need a lot of attention, as they are in their formative years of education—building the framework [...]
Inchy Makes HeadlinesAs we press on through the pandemic, literacy still holds a strong place in the education that our communities depend on. At Engleman Elementary school in Grand Island, Nebraska, a new Inchy the Bookworm Book Vending machine catches the headlines of the Grand Island newspaper, The Independent.Preparing for the Reading WaveEager and excited to roll out [...]
Literacy effects of the PandemicThe pandemic has forced everyone to redesign their lives, and for parents and young students, this has become a difficult task to undertake. With much of the country’s students learning their class material from home under the supervision of their parents, there has been a noticeable change in literacy progress for young students. Without the [...]
Keeping Everyone Safe Through Covid-19As we are now in the ninth month of the pandemic, most understand the importance and safety in effectively use PPE equipment—not just for medical professionals, but for everyone. Peer reviewed research shows that the use of masks in public settings, and while people are around those they are not in contact with [...]