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Wayne Students Catch Reading Fever By Creating Pumpkin Characters

This pumpkin display in October promoted a book fair based on storybook characters at Albert Payson Terhune Elementary School in Wayne.
This pumpkin display in October promoted a book fair based on storybook characters at Albert Payson Terhune Elementary School in Wayne. Photo Credit: Wayne Township Public Schools

WAYNE, N.J. -- Kids at Albert Payson Terhune Elementary School produced an array of painted pumpkins that inspire them to read.

They were instructed to turn the gourds into storybook characters.

The resulting artwork was displayed to highlight the designs and promote October's Scholastic Book Fair.

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