Parent Newsletter - April/May 2015
Help Stop the Summer Reading Slide
2015-2016 Young Hoosier Book Award Nominees
The Fellowship for Alien Detection by Kevin Emerson
The Girl from Felony Bay by J.E. Thompson
The Great Trouble by Deborah Hopkinson
The Heartbreak Messenger by Alexander Vance
Hidden Summer by Gin Phillips
The Impossible Knife of Memory by Laurie Halse Anderson
Infestation by Timothy J. Bradley
Jinx by Sage Blackwood
The Living by Matt De La Pena
The Lost Kingdom by Matthew J. Kirby
Odette’s Secrets by Maryann Macdonald
The Right Fight by Chris Lynch
Sasquatch in the Paint by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
The School for Good and Evil by Saman Chainani
A Summer of Sundays by Lindsay Eland
Sure Signs of Crazy by Karen Harrington
Time Fetch by Amy Herrick
Twerp by Mark Goldblatt
Unbreakable by Kami Garcia
Options for Summer Reading
Follettshelf Audiobooks and eBooks
Follett Audiobooks/eBooks are a downloadable audiobook/eBook collection. Audiobooks/eBooks can be streamed online or the app can be downloaded onto a mobile device. Our library has a growing collection of digital audio books/eBooks.
Visit our Follettshelf Audiobook/eBook library at https://wbb09413.follettshelf.com/shelf/servlet/presentshelfform.do?site=09413 and log in with student Destiny username & password (student id#) to read or listen online, or download the free Follett Brytewave K-12 app and fill in URL: wbb09413. There is a direct link to our Follettshelf located on Central's website under the library tab.
For more information, please contact the media specialist.
Hoosier Family of Readers
For a huge selection of eBooks go to - http://www.myon.com/login/Hoosier/
For "school name," start typing Hoosier, then select Hoosier Family of Readers; use
"read" (lower case) as both the username and password. Spanish readers may click on the advanced tab to the right. Check the Español box and select additional options to find just the right books.
Bartholomew County Public Library Summer Reading Information
Double the rewards of reading and check out the summer reading club at the Bartholomew County Public Library (BCPL) which runs from Jun. 1 - Aug. 7.
Below is a flyer and a one-minute video to promote the library's summer reading club.
Book Fair Results
Central loves reading! Parents, students, teachers and other community
members turned out to celebrate the joy of reading at Central's Scholastic
Book Fair held Apr. 6 - Apr. 14.
More than $950 was raised which will be used to purchase resources for the media center.A special thanks to the following volunteers who helped make this Book Fair a success - Trista Kikendall, Liz Eder, Amy Kleffman, Bethany Sedziol, Lisa Valles and Joanne Clausen