Last Chance to log your minutes! Bobcat Reading Challenge
Thu, Apr 1 3:59pm

Last Chance! Please remind your student(s) to submit any minutes read as part of the Bobcat Reading Challenge today.

To date, we have logged 130,000 minutes as a school, that's equivalent to 3 months of reading!!  If you have been saving up to submit your minutes at the end of the week, or the end of March - TODAY IS THAT DAY.
Here's how to participate:

Thank you for participating with and supporting your student(s)!

A huge THANK YOU to Ms. Gomes for organizing this awesome reading challenge as well as the author visit coming up in April!


Bobcat Reading Challenge -- April Celebrations!
In April, we will celebrate all of our students' reading during the Bobcat Reading Challenge with Virtual Author Visits! All students will also receive a copy of the book featured during their Virtual Author Visit -- thank you, PFC!! Stay tuned for more info on book distribution and Zoom links. 
 April Virtual Author Visits:
  • Kinder and 1st grade will get to meet Peter H. Reynolds, who will be discussing his book The Word Collector, on April 21 from 10am-10:30am. 
  • 2nd and 3rd grade students will be visited by Sandra Markle, who will dive into her book What If You Could Sniff Like a Shark?, on April 15 from 11am-11:30am.
  • 4th and 5th grade students will hear from Jen Bryant, who will talk more about Six Dots: The Story of Young Louis Braille, which we have been reading together in celebration of the CA Young Reader Medal nominees. This visit will be April 20, from 1-2pm.
  What If You Could Sniff Like a Shark? (Library Edition): Explore the  Superpowers of Ocean Animals (What If You Had... ?): Markle, Sandra,  McWilliam, Howard: 9781338356083: Books
Six Dots: A Story of Young Louis Braille by Jen Bryant