All students are invited to be part of this student-created book club. Students selected topics they want to talk about at each meeting. We get together and talk about books that are in the school library, the public library, bookstores, and personal libraries. We also watch professional and student made book trailers. This group meets once a month during the grade level lunch and activity period. Grab your lunch and come down to the library to talk books!
The next meeting is Wednesday, January 31st.
Book Clubs meet once a month on Mondays:
September 25th, 2017
October 23rd, 2017
November 20th, 2017 - Cancelled!
December 18th, 2017
January 31st, 2018 - moved to Wednesday!
March 5th, 2018
April 9th, 2018
May 14th, 2018
Battle of the Books (BOB)
This club is open to all middle school students, and meets every Friday from 7:50 to 8:20 AM in the library starting at September 15, and running through April 2018. Students read the 27 titles from this list and practice answering trivia type questions about the books. In the spring, we select teams of students to compete in the district competition against Culbreth, McDougle and Smith Middle Schools.
The date of the competition is set! Thursday, April 12th we will be going to Culbreth Middle School to compete in the district competition. Information will be going home soon!
Teen Library Advisory Committee (TLAC)
Next meeting is Monday, February 12th!
What is a Teen Library Advisory Committee?
A group of teens who are interested in becoming more involved in their local community and the school library. Teens work with the school librarian to:
The TLAC’s mission is to ensure diverse quality resources for both leisure activities (finding books, gaming, socializing) and academic assistance (ie. school work and technology help) for all middle school students. The committee encourages teen involvement in the library through creative original programming and suggestions for collection development.
Every student who participates in the committee is expected by the librarian and their peers at meetings to:
Teen Library Advisory Committee meets once a month for full group meetings, and then works in the library as needed. There are also two parties a year to celebrate the contributions of the committee.
Meeting dates for the year are:
September 18th, 2017
October 16th, 2017
November 13th, 2017
December 11th, 2017
January 22nd, 2018
February 27th, 2018 - Notice this is a Tuesday!
March 19th, 2018
April 16th, 2018
May 21st, 2018