Blair Oaks Media, Book clubs expand students’ technology, literature horizons

Anna Campbell/News Tribune photo: Fourth-grade teacher Heather Dixon helps Emersyn Bellin work on her slide for the Blair Oaks Intermediate School slideshow that plays during lunch and in the office.

On Thursday afternoons, several Blair Oaks students in grades 3-5 stick around after school for Book Club or Media Club.

The clubs are new this year, and many students are learning for the first time about new genres and authors, or new technology and software.