Media Specialist: Krista Greene
Summer Reading Wrap-Up Activity in the Media Center
Students in Grades 6-8 were invited to grab a colorful sticky note and add their “simple truth” to our windows in the Media Center. Not sure what a “simple truth” is??? Check out a copy of The Summer I Saved the World in 65 Days by Michele Weber Hurwitz and find out (also available on eBooks through Destiny Discover).
UPDATE!!! We are now featured on the author’s personal web site! Follow the link below and then scroll down:
UA Reads & Responds! Review a book for Mrs. Greene!
Click the title of the book to write a review or read a review from other students.
The summer required reading book for this year is The Summer I Saved the World in 65 Days by Michele Weber Hurwitz. Tell me about your favorite parts in the book. What is your “simple truth?” Let me know one thing you have done this summer to make the world a better place. (Remember to use only your first name and last initial)
I’ve been choosing books for you to comment on. Now it’s your turn! Tell me about your favorite book that you have checked out from our UA Media Center. What made it so appealing to you? Would you recommend it to your friends?
(Use only your first name and last initial in the comments.)
How do I access eBooks?
To find an eBook, go to UA’s Destiny Card Catalog page and search for an eBook in the material type drop down list. All eBooks are accessible from home or at school. Union Academy students have been given the password needed to access our eBook collection.
Accelerated Reader Quizzes
Students can now view their daily progress in Accelerated Reader at any time simply by accessing Home Connect from any computer with Internet access.