Miss Soto’s Literacy Legacy is offering a grant opportunity to any Stratford teacher committed to carrying out the messages of hope, community restoration, healing and unity through classroom programming. The deadline to enter is 10/26/18 and the top three proposals will be selected, recognized and awarded on November 3, 2018 during the Vicki Soto 5k. […]
Before the new school year begins, The Vicki Soto Memorial Fund Inc. would like to help fill your classroom libraries! The Miss Soto’s Literacy Legacy Program has partnered with the Scholastic Company “Open a World of Possible” Fund. They have generously donated over 100 boxes of books to support our literacy efforts. The “Open a […]
Bib Numbers All registered participants will receive your assigned bib number in a separate email on Sunday, October 30th. It is imperative to check for this email and know your bib number prior to arriving at packet pickup. If you are picking up for other individuals, please have their bib number and information available as […]
The first book in this years Miss Soto’s Literacy Legacy, “Beautiful Hands” by Bret Baumgarten and Kathryn Otoshi, was just dropped off at the Stratford Board of Education! This book will be distributed to over 200 classrooms in Stratford to be read by over 5,000 students!
The second book in “Miss Soto’s Literacy Legacy” is “What To Do With a Tail Like This” by Steven Jenkins and Robin Page. The book teaches kids how animals use their ears, noses, mouths, tails, eyes and feet in different ways, in a beautifully illustrated and interactive book. Students in kindergarten each picked an animal […]
As the year wraps up we just wanted to write a little post about the amazing things we have been able to do through your donations to the Vicki Soto Memorial Fund, Inc. As you know we give out scholarships, but we are also able to help many other organizations in our community to keep […]