Erwin School Library Staff Update
Nancy Cravey, School Librarian
11 April 2016
April is National Poetry Month. Follow Erwin on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook for a daily dose of poetry.
Book Fair is the week of April 18-22. More details below.
Dates of Interest and Importance
April 12-- Poetry Exhibition Practice
April 18-22 -- Spring Book Fair
April 18 -- Teacher Book Fair Preview
April 20 -- Book Fair Grandparent's Day
April 21 -- Book Fair Family Night
April 21-- Battle of the Books Bake Sale at PTA meeting
April 26 -- Poetry Exhibition Practice
April 28 -- Poetry Exhibition
We will move the poetry exhibition to the last week of April and have two more practices. (See dates above.)
A separate email will be sent out to teachers regarding how many students from each class will participate.
More information to send home will be forthcoming. Please include the date in classroom newsletters.
Teacher preview will be Monday, April 18 after school.
Grandparent's Day will be Wednesday, April 20.
Family night will be Thursday, April 21, 4:00-6:00.
The book fair schedule will be shared in a separate email later this week.
GCS READS 20
Thanks to everyone who turned in their reading minutes for March! So far this school year we have read 1,199,663 MINUTES!!
Ms. Thompson-White's class was once again the class of the month. Great job to her students! They read 28,734 minutes and averaged over 1300 minutes of reading each.
Tech Tip: Read Write Think Poetry Resources
One resource that students enjoy is Word Mover. It is available online and as an app.