I am very excited to announce this year’s Awtrey Reading Challenge. The READ bracelets you are given for the 1st month’s prize will allow you to receive other prizes throughout the year! 1. Read 2. Fill out our online survey 3. Do this 3 times per month (the last calendar day of the month). Each […]
WOW! What a wonderful start to the school year. A couple of notable statistics… 6th grade checked out twice as many books in August as the 8th graders! Come on 8th graders… let’s check out some books! I have a lot of new ones coming in over the next few weeks! Our patrons visited the […]
Come and support our CLC and save money on your summer reading books as well! We are having a BOGO Book Fair in the CLC March 28 – April 1 in the mornings during homeroom and during lunch time. Parents are welcome anytime during the day to shop for their children (or themselves…cookbooks are also […]
My student advisory committee worked hard on a video for the CLC…enjoy!!
Did you ever wonder what happened to James Potter? Harry and Jenny’s son has his own adventures at Hogwarts…and although JK Rowling did not pen these adventures, she has approved them! And … they are FREE!! GoodReads website has them for FREE!! Happy Reading!!
Come to the CLC and check out our displays for November! 7th grade will be starting their Civil Rights Unit and reading The Rock and The River. Come to the CLC to check out our Civil Rights display with fiction and non-fiction books that will go along with their unit. New Book display has […]
Why should you read during the summer? Let’s get the facts straight… Data (collected for 100 years) shows that students score lower on tests given at the end of summer than at the beginning of summer. We call this learning loss the Summer Slide! Each summer, a student loses about two months of educational gains […]
Why is it important that my middle schooler reads? Research has shown that sometime in middle school, students stop reading for recreation. Why is it important to get your middle schooler to keep reading? Students who read have a much higher vocabulary, do well in classes, obtain the knowledge base to handle more complex ideas […]
The beginning of a new month and that means new displays! I have a couple of new ones that are interactive, so come to the CLC and bring your device! QR Code Our Books By the front door, there is a display with QR codes. Scan the code and watch a book trailer for one […]
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