Twenty UNO-R grade six pupils joined the more than 2,000 children who attended Philippine Daily Inquirer 25 Read-Alongs held simultaneously in different venues nationwide.
Negrense actor Lazaro, reading the story for the 134 children from Bacolod
The UNO-R pupils were Cyan Nichole Alejano, Lyka de la Torre, Ida Sarena Gabaya, Rhea Joyce Rubino, Lourdes Angeline Sendico, Maria Angela Tañoso, Joshell Villanueva, Ainna Claire Abellana, Crystzyl, Buada, and Andrea Decena.
The 134 children from Bacolod listening to the story-telling in SM Event Center
Also participated were Charlene Grace Gelotin, Lindsy Marie Villanueva, Jess Ann Marie Zamora, Trisha Marie Clauor, Erika Kate Escaro, Anika Mae Fierro, Carmen Jesusa Legaspi, Angelic Mohler, Camille Mondejar, and Kate Erika Ricarse.
Watching “in wide-eyed wonder as the readers acted out the stories they read,” the children were brought into a world of magic and flying creatures, on an umbrella journey and into the forest (VDS, 6Dec2010).
UNO-R pupils and faculty members attending the 25th Anniversary PDI Read-Along
Manila-based movie, stage and television actor Ronnie Lazaro, a native of Sagay, led the group of readers who entertained the children.
UNO-R Grade School faculty Nice Joy Anuran, Zonavieve Catalan, Rodelyn Dizon, Maritess Pahilona, and Eden Yanson, who also acted as volunteer facilitators during the read-along activity, accompanied the pupils.
The participants received “I read therefore I live” T-Shirts, free lunch, and gift items from the sponsors.
UNO-R grade six pupils participating in the Read-Along of Philippine Daily Inquirer
Bro. Jaazeal Jakosalem, OAR and UCDO organized the UNO-R delegation to this educational community involvement event held at SM-Bacolod on December 4. #msf