Hi Guys! Click on the link below to take the summer reading survey. I’m looking forward to reading your responses!
A huge thank you to Mrs. Grey at the Elizabeth Taber Library for getting us started with our summer reading program! Be sure to stop by this summer to sign up for free events and to turn in your reading sheets. All of the summer reading books are displayed right at the front of the library, too. Check them out!
Yesterday’s magician was AWESOME! Were you there? Here’s a clip of one of the lucky students who got to balance a spinning ball on the tip of his finger.
We have been so fortunate at Sippican School. I always get excited when I find an opportunity for us to share our resources with those around us. Next week we will have a chance to do just that! Mrs. Arone from the Elizabeth Taber Library and I started working on a project to build a school library for a small town in the country of Malawi. Malawi is in the southern part of Africa. We’ve learned through research on The African Library Project website that most people in Malawi do not have access to electricity and their classrooms are without books. We are hoping to make a difference for the children of the Kaphira primary school.
Between April 30 and May 4 we will be collecting gently used books along with loose change donations to cover the cost of shipping the library (around $500). You may bring used books or donations to our school library or to the Elizabeth Taber Library at any point during the week. We will prepare the books for shipment the following week!
Thanks in advance for your support! Check out more details on the flyer below or contact Mrs. Barrett in the school library with questions.
It’s hard to believe that it is already time to talk Book Fair! Are you excited? I certainly am. There are so many interesting titles at this year’s Fair. I can’t wait to get it all set up. Here is what you need to know:
Finally, did you miss the book trailers this week? With our storm day on Monday, and a PD half day today I missed a few classes. Watch the videos here to discover new titles from the Fair: