Monday, March 11, 2019

March Book Madness SWEET 16!!


You voted and the results are in!  

Here are the books in the Sweet 16 round!

Now it's time to vote again to decide who will be in the Elite 8!
It's not going to be easy.  Every single one of these books is amazing!
Voting closes this Friday and 1pm.


or scan this QR code to vote



          


Thursday, March 7, 2019

BOOK REPURPOSING CHALLENGE WINNERS!

We had many great contributions to the Book Repurposing Challenge (you can see the entires HERE)!

And here are the winners...


1st Place Tie:
Suzanna - Barbie Dress
Hazel & Lauren - Treehouse

2nd Place Tie:
Eden - desktop supply organizer
Lucy - wreath

3rd Place Tie:
Caleb - iPad case
Exa - paper flower & book box
Ashwin, Emilio, & Nico - rocket

Well done everyone!


Monday, March 4, 2019

HCMS March Book Madness

March Book Madness has officially begun!

We took the 32 most popular books at HCMS Library (according to checkout statistics from the past 99 days) and pitted the books against one another!  It's up to YOU to decide which books are best!  Vote in the first round TODAY using THIS FORM.  It's ok if you haven't read all of the books.  Just vote based on what you know about the books.  Watch THIS VIDEO for some brief info about all of the books.


ROUND 1


Wednesday, December 5, 2018

BOOK REPURPOSING CONTEST!!

PARTICIPATE IN OUR BOOK REPURPOSING CONTEST!

Loads of great prizes!

The HCMS Library has discarded books you can use - just ask!

More contest details at:  www.bookrepurpose.weebly.com

Monday, October 1, 2018

BATTLE OF THE BOOKS - Registration

We will be competing in a Battle of the Books with two Dripping Springs middle schools.  IT'S SO MUCH FUN!

Sign up to compete:
Fill out THIS FORM and select ONE book.  
You will receive your very own copy of the book and be invited to the Google Classroom for your round.
You will be responsible for reading this book and being an expert on the book.
You and the other students in the Round will compete together on the specified date for the round.  You will be answering questions about the book.  
                            

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

AUTHOR, ALAN GRATZ, IS COMING!!

                           

BUY the BOOKS and get them SIGNED by the AUTHOR!!

Here's the order form to download or you can swing by the Library to pick one up.



Monday, May 21, 2018

SUMMER READING!!

Check out books for the Summer!

Return THIS PERMISSION SLIP May 21-25 and check out up to 10 books from the HCMS Library to read this summer!




Wednesday, September 27, 2017

MIKE LUPICA VISITS HCMS!

Author, Mike Lupica, visited HCMS last week!

He spoke about how the inspiration for his first book, Travel Team, came from his real-life experiences coaching his own son's team.


Mike also talked about how one moment can change your life.  

Thanks for the great visit, Mike!


Friday, May 5, 2017

SUMMER CHECKOUT

Checkout books for the Summer!

Yep!  You heard me right!

Watch this video, return this signed permission slip, and check out books to keep over the summer!




Monday, May 1, 2017

SKYPE WITH JENNY HAN!

You heard us right!  We will by Skyping with author, Jenny Han on Tuesday, May 23!


Here's how to participate in the event:

  1. Sign up HERE (starting 8am, May 2)
  2. Tell you 6th period teacher ahead of time that you will be leaving 5 minutes early on May 23.  Come to the Library on May 23 @ 2:30.

We will be selling 30 copies of Always and Forever, Lara Jean Tuesday, May 2 in the Library!  They are only $15 (cash or check made out to "HCMS Library")
(First come, first served)