ASVAB Flashcards Available NOW!
Need some help studying for the ASVAB? ASVAB flashcards are available for checkout during lunch in the library. Remember, if you are interested in taking the ASVAB on Februrary 10, please sign-up with Mrs. Norita in the Counselor's Office. There are only 40 slots! First come, first serve! Good Luck!
American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute is now open for registration. SENIORS Priority, Juniors can also apply. Afterschool transportation is provided. If interested, please sighn up with Ms. Norita a the Counseling office.
How Do You "Get" a Raffle Ticket?
Well, earning a raffle ticket takes 3 steps:
How do you prove you've read the book? Choose one of the following:
AR Quiz: Take an AR Quiz. If you pass with 85% or higher, print out the results and give them to Mrs. Ornes.
Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down: Each student writes a review of the book he or she just finished reading -- in the style of a movie review. The student concludes by awarding a thumbs up or thumbs down on the book. (Reviews must be at least one page typed, double spaced with 12 pt font)
Be an Artist: Create your own Book Cover/Jacket for the Book that is creative, colorful and includes title, author and a short synopsis (plot) of the book.
Book Talk. Make an appointment with Mrs. Ornes, your librarian, to sit down and discuss the book for a few minutes.
Fifteen Facts. Each student creates a "Fiften Facts About [book title]" sheet that lists ten facts he or she learned from reading the book. The facts, written in complete sentences, must include details the student didn't know before reading the book.
Create a comic strip of an important or favorite part of the book.
Summarize: Write a one page summary of the book. Summaries must be at least one page typed, double spaced with 12 pt font.)
Come up with your own idea and talk it over with Mrs. Ornes
Start Reading Now; Contest Ends March 13!
If a student earns 10 or more raffle tickets, he or she automatically qualifies to go to the movies. Questions? Stop by the library and ask Mrs. Ornes or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org
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After teaching for 20 years, Mrs. Ornes decided to try something new and different - like being a librarian! She took some online classes, earned a Masters in Information Science, and feels extremely fortunate be starting off her 7th year at KHS.