Students Reading

Welcome to Southside Elementary School's Media Center!

My Name is Mrs. White and I am the Media Specialist!



My goal is to foster the love of reading. I want students to enjoy reading and increase their academic vocabulary. There are many benefits or advantages to reading or being read to:

10 Benefits of Reading

  • Children who read often and widely get better at it.

  • Reading exercises our brain.

  • Reading improves concentration.

  • Reading teaches children about the world around them.

  • Reading improves vocabulary and language skills.

  • Reading develops a child's imagination.

20 Minutes Reading Per Day