Come Support Your School Nov. 21st

GHS Library Book Fair At Barnes and Noble Southlake

Our Special day is Coming Soon

Big changes have been happening in your GHS library. We have been working hard to transform into a learning commons where kids have access to books, computers, collaborative spaces, media stations, and just an all around cool place to hang out, learn and share. To support these efforts, we are doing a fundraiser by hosting a book fair at Barnes and Noble On saturday, Nov. 21st. The fundraiser is online also for the week! Go to and http://www.barnesandnoble.com/h/bookfairs enter ID 11725504 to shop online Saturday Nov. 21st until Thursday Nov. 26th. See below for suggestions from our fabulous ELA teachers for the upcoming semester. Who wouldn't want great literature in their stocking! http://www.barnesandnoble.com/h/bookfairs

Barnes and Noble Bookfair

Saturday, Nov. 21st, 10am-10pm

1430 Plaza Place

Southlake, TX

Shop in person or online and part of the proceeds will go to support the GHS Library Learning Commons for your students. Whether buying books or going to the cafe', all purchases count towards your school if you simply mention Grapevine High School when checking out. We will also be selling CHEESECAKES from the Cheesecake factory.

Special Appearances By GHS Groups

11:00 AM: Theater group production hosted by Carla Reasoner

11:45 AM: Theater group production hosted by Carla Reasoner

ELA and GERMAN Teacher Suggestions for Your Readers- Upcoming Novel Units and Suggestions for 25 Book Challenge. Look for these online Nov. 21-25, or in store Nov. 21.

Freshmen:

Sophomores: anything historical fiction

Juniors: anything American authors, look for classics too that will be helpful for AP exams

Seniors: Classics are always important for SAT vocab building and to prepare for AP exams. Pygmalion has also been highly suggested for Mrs. Elliott's classes.


GERMAN CLASSES NEED according to Ms. Oviatt:


A grammar book that EVERY German student would benefit from is:

English Grammar for Students of German:


The German AP teacher community recommends that students read the following in order to gain a varied vocabulary.

Neben Mir ist Noch Platz. 1996. Maar, Paul. Münich: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag


Damals war es Friedrich. 1961, 1998. Richter, Hans-Peter. Skokie: Distribooks.



Homo Faber.1957. Frisch, Max. Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp Verlag. ISBN-13: 978-3518368541