Students and teachers from the different elementary schools at the Department of Education
Dolores District joined the Storytelling and Draw and Tell competitions during the Children General Assembly to wrap up the celebration of National Children’s Month. The program organized
by the local government unit through the Municipal Social Welfare Office led by MSWD Officer Marilyn Avila in coordination with the public schools.

Vice Mayor Lourdes Jacqueline Baac in her message lauded the parents and the teachers in actively involving their children to activities like these. “Daytoy ti gundaway nga maipakita ti talent dagiti ubbing tayo (This is an opportunity to show the talents of your children), we must allow them to enjoy explore and discover things so that their talents with your guidance will be built,” she said.

Both of competitions were participated by a representative of the 10 elementary schools in Dolores District. Unique Lavereign Tordil of Taping Elementary School won the Storytelling Competition while Lourdes Zapata ES Nathali Pacapac won the Draw and Tell Competition. Avilan expressed her thanks to the schools for heeding to the call of the LGU in joining the Children’s Assembly.

“Agyaman kami unay ta 100 percent ti participation ti elementary schools ket namnamaen mi nga inton umay a tawwen itultuloy tayo latta daytoy nga selebrasion tapno makita tayo ti kinalaing ken
kinasiglat dagiti ubbingtayo (We thank the elementary schools for the 100 percent participation here and we hope that you’ll continue to support this celebration next year to exhibit the talent and skills of our children),” she said. essed in her closing message.

National Children’s Month which is celebrated annually aims to give Filipino children access to a healthy environment, good education, and healthcare.

(CAGT – PIA CAR, Abra)

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