Equine Program Encourages Elementary School Students to Read

Although they aren't literate, 14 horses are now involved in teaching reading to the 360 students at Jefferson Elementary School in Farmington, Mo. 

The project, devised by Sheryl Robinson, the school's principal, and local horse enthusiast Kathryn Lewis, brings equine ambassadors to the school. Each of the first to fourth grade classes "adopts" a particular horse. The students

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