Tim Green is a New York Times Bestselling author, attorney, and former NFL first-round draft pick. The entire student body is excited to hear him speak about the importance of education, reading books, and good character. In order to guarantee a personalized copy of any of his titles, please return THIS FORM along with cash or check (made out to HCMS Library) to the Library by Wednesday, May 4.
March Book Madness has begun! Vote in the Round 1 Bracket! Everyone should particiate! You don't have to have read any of the books to vote! But hopefully you'll discover some books that you will want to read. I will post the link to the voting rounds each Wednesday. Watch this video to see what it's all about: http://bit.ly/1KvamST * Note, you DO NOT have to have read any of the books to vote. There are links to videos about the books HERE - 6th grade HERE - 7th & 8th grade so that you can get to know the books. This week, YOU should take 2 votes: 1) Pick which one book you think will win it all (you're favorite): http://goo.gl/forms/LsBE0E0jX3 This is for my records. Any students who predict the winner will win a prize. 2) Round 1 Vote: http://marchbookmadness.weebly.com/ya-bracket.html We have plenty copies of these books, so stop by the Library today to check one out! They're great!
The author of the fantastical Thickety series is coming to visit HCMS 6th graders next Monday, February 29! The Thickety is on this year's Lone Star reading list and is the first in the series. The Library is selling all 3 books in the series! So buy your copy today before they run out. And don't forget to get them signed by the author next Monday! Order forms are in the library, or you can download it HERE. Even though this author visit is for 6th graders, any student can purchase the books and get them signed.