Author Visit by Glen Huser

Hi Everyone,

Governor General Award winner

Governor General Award winner

Tomorrow, October 15, 2015, we are having a visit by author Glen Huser for Divs 1-3. He won the Governor General’s award for his novel Stitches. Check back for  more photos!

Student Vote 2015

 

votesign-158159_640Tomorrow , October 15th, 2015 is Student Vote Day. Students from Divs 1 and 2 will cast their ballots in the library tomorrow. We have been studying the election process and the party platforms.

Lyndhurst Battle of the Books 2015

Hi Everyone,

Welcome to a whole new round of Battle of the Books 2015. The books involved in this year’s challenge are:

I have read 8 so far. The stars beside them are my ratings, based on 5 stars being excellent.

1. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roahl Doah

2. Counting by 7s by Holly Goldberg Sloan  ****1/2

3. Dust by Arther Slade ****

4. The Fastest Boy in the World ****

5. Freak the Mighty by Rodman Philbrick ****1/2

6. The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman

7. The Metro Dogs of Moscow by Rachel Delaney *****

8. Sisters by Reina Telgimeir ***

9. Schooled by Gordon Korman ****

10. Whale Rider by Witi Ihimaera ****

 

 

Literacy day whole school

Literacy Day Div 5

Literacy Day div 3

Lyndhurst Literacy Day

Lyndhurst Battle of the Books

Everyone in Divs 1 and 2 are busy reading their books for the 4th annual Battle of the Books! The 10 titles are:

Eight Keys                                                   Wonder

Endangered                                                 Whispers from the Ghetto

Handful of Time                                         Wildlife

Inside Out and Back Again                    Matilda

Ninth Ward                                                  The One and Only Ivan

 

 

Battle of the Books-Kitchener

We are about to start our 4th annual Battle of the Books at Kitchener.  Most of the titles have been chosen, so stay tuned for the whole list!