1 Book, 1 School 2014 Teacher Guide

November 3 - December 5, 2014

Because of Winn Dixie by Kate DiCamillo

Important Dates for Optional Activities

You don't have to participate in any of these activities, but it may help boost the fun!

  • November 17-20, 2014 - Character Scrapbook Pages - Hallway Display (See below)
  • December 1-5, 2014 - Animal Shelter Drive - bring items to the library (See below)
  • November 3-December 5, 2014 - Write down your favorite quotes and add it to the bulletin board in the hallway by the tech lab (See link below for handout)
  • Check the lunch menu for special meals
  • Daily Trivia - for bragging rights:)

Introduction to 1 Book, 1 School

1 Book 1 School

Optional Activities

Share your Favorite Part of the Book

At any time during the month you can share your favorite part from Because of Winn Dixie. Print a sheet from below and describe what happened, or copy from the book- just be sure to use quotes if you copy! Staple your favorite part to the bulletin board next to the tech lab to share with everyone!

November 17-20, 2014 - Character Scrapbook

Create a scrapbook page for a character of your choice on the Scholastic Web page (link below). Read the example and the press Get Started in red.

Print your work and hang it in the hallway.

December 1-5, 2014 -Campbell County Animal Shelter Supply Drive

Let's do our share to help some of the animals at the Campbell County Animal Shelter. Bring your donations to the library, and Ms. Neltner will drop them off at the Campbell County Animal Shelter just in time for the holidays.

Check out the list of suggested donations [here].

The director of the shelter said they can always use dog and cat treats and cans of food!

Teaching Guides for Because of Winn Dixie