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North Charleston Elementary Media Center - November

Family Fun Book Club

Parents and children will receive a book to read together and then attend an event to celebrate the book. Our first round of books will focus on friendship and kindness. Parents will need to fill out a form stating that they will read with their child and attend the event. Students will receive a free copy of the book and can also receive a prize for completing activities at home prior to the event. Events are currently scheduled as follows:


Dec. 6 – 1st and 2nd grades

Jan. 10 – 3rd grades

Jan. 17 – 4th and 5th grades

Jan. 31 – 1st grade

Feb. 14 – 2nd and 3rd grades

Feb 28. – 4th and 5th grades

All events will be held from 7:45-8:45 am.

Please fill out and return the form by 11/22/13 if you wish to join us.


Sign Up Form

Family Fun Book Club

My child ____________________________________in __________________________class and I will participate in the Family Fun Book Club for ________ grade. We will be at the event on ________________ (date). I agree to read the book with my child and be ready for our discussion and activity. (1st and 2nd grade will not read their book ahead of time.)




Signature ________________________________________ Phone _______________________________


Email ___________________________________________________


Audio Books Available

We have a collection of audio books available in the media center. Audio books can:


  • Introduce students to books above their reading level
  • Model good interpretive reading
  • Teach critical listening
  • Highlight the humor in books
  • Introduce new genres that students might not otherwise consider
  • Introduce new vocabulary or difficult proper names or locales
  • Provide a read-aloud model

Parents need to come in and check out these books for their children. Each book is accompanied by the book and you should encourage your child to follow along as they listen.

Contact Information

Website: nces.ccsdchools.com

email: Deborah_bobo@charleston.k12.sc.us

Phone: 843-747-7107

Edmodo

Parents of 4th and 5th graders are reminded to check with their students about signing up for a parent account in our online classroom. Your child can provide you with a code.