Wagoner Elementary celebrates Amelia Bedelia's birthday

2013-02-01T13:26:00Z 2013-02-01T13:34:17Z Wagoner Elementary celebrates Amelia Bedelia's birthdayKathy Thomas | Reading Teacher at Wagoner Elementary School nwitimes.com

LANSING | Students and staff from Wagoner Elementary School in Sauk Village celebrated the 50th birthday of Amelia Bedelia Jan. 29.

Teachers dressed up as the mixed-up maid and the day was filled with activities.

A mystery reader came to each classroom to read aloud an Amelia Bedelia book. Students also had a birthday party for Amelia and learned about Peggy Parrish during library time. Parish wrote the beloved Amelia Bedelia books and is famous for her use of idioms.

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