Announcements and Reminders:
5B is working on the December edition of our school newspaper, The Star Gazer. Rough draft is due November 6. Final copy is due November 13.
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READING OLYMPICS is a county-wide competition. All students in grades 4-8 are eligible to participate. Teams will be forming soon.
For more information click here for the Reading Olympics website.
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Don’t forget your public library! They have many resources - databases, books, reference materials.
Looking for a good book to read that is also age appropriate? There are a variety of lists available.
American Library Association has a list of all of their award-winning books.
Catholic Library Association sponsors the Regina Medal awarded to an author for continued, distinguished contributions to children's literature.
Reading Olympics is sponsored by the Chester County Intermediate Unit. There are reading lists for Elementary (grades 4-5), Middle (grades 6-7-8) and High School.
The Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award is sponsored by the Pennsylvania School Librarians Association. Their list is arranged according to ages.
Don't forget to check your public library!