Library Lookout

April 3, 2014

End of the Year Slideshow

Don't forget to add photos from the year to the slideshow folder!

S:/ --> Highland --> Slideshow Pictures

Skokie Public Library Needs You!

Please answer this quick 7 question survey about the Summer Reading Program by April 11.

Type this URL into any browser:
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If you fill it out and include your name (optional), I'll put a little reward in your mailbox!

Events and Dates

Battle of the Books

HIGHLAND BATTLE
Thursday, April 10

Round 1 - 9:10 am
Round 2 - 10:10 am
Round 3 - 11:10 am


All Battle participants should report to the LMC at 9:10. We will tell them who they are Battling against and where to go. They will return to their classroom when they are done.

The teams that won Round 1 should report to the LMC at 10:10 for Round 2.

ALL Battle readers should report to the LMC at 11:10 to watch the final round.

DISTRICT BATTLE
Friday, April 11

ALL Battle Readers*
Meet in LMC @ 9:45 am
Pizza party upon return to Highland
Students will return to class after lunch

*Only those students who turned in 5 study guides are invited to this field trip and the pizza party. We will let you know if any of your students will not be joining us.

MAP Testing Schedule

MAP Testing will take place April 21-30. To sign up for your times, go into your Google Drive and search for "MAP Testing Schedule."

Author Visit!

Gordon Korman
May 12th
9:30-10:30 am


For all 4th and 5th graders.

We will be selling some of his books through the library. Students may get their books signed following the presentation.

Thanks to Karen and the Skokie Public Library for this great opportunity!

Poetry Night @ B&N

Tuesday, April 31
Devonshire - 6 pm
Highland - 6:30 pm
Stenson - 7 pm

Please encourage your students to participate and attend!

End of the Year Dates

Last Day of Checkout - May 23
All Books Due - May 30
Last Day of Classes - May 30

Win a $500 B&N gift card!

Saturday, April 12
11 am
Barnes & Noble - Old Orchard

Author/Educator Steve Dembo will present on free web technologies and how they are transforming the learning environment.

Refreshments will be served.

One CPDU will be offered.

Giveaways, raffles, and a chance to win a NOOK OR a $500 B&N gift card!

Pigeon Party Pictures