Kids Compete in Battle of the Books

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Hundreds of elementary school students went head to head in Saturday’s Battle of the Books regional competition. Around 200 students from more than 50 schools read 16 books and then were asked questions that test their reading comprehension. “At least three times a week we’ve been meeting together in the library and … Continue reading »

Local School Kids Ready For Firebusters

Eugene, Ore. — Thousands of kids across Lane County will soon learn more about fire safety. The Lane Fire Prevention Cooperative, KEZI 9 News and other local sponsors are teaming up for Firebusters. The five-part series is designed for school children in grades Kindergarten through five. Each class will receive worksheets which will go home … Continue reading »