What’s Ms.Higgins reading?I am reading Paul Griffin's first children's novel titled When friendship followed me home which I am really enjoying and would highly recommend to students and staff.
Category Archives: YRCA
Voting will take place on Monday, April 10th in the school library!
Last Wednesday evening, Ms.Higgins went to see the author of one of the YRCA 2016 titles, Escape from Mr.Lemoncello’s Library , Chris Grabenstein which was hosted by Vancouver Kidsbooks. It was a delightful and informative presentation in which Mr. Grabenstein had children … Continue reading
This week, Intermediate classes will be introduced to the YRCA books for 2016. Students are strongly encouraged to participate in this recreational reading program. It`s easy to participate in, too! Students have to read only 2 of 8 books … Continue reading
Susin Nielsen came to Seaforth on April 2nd to make two presentions; one to Divisions 1 to 3 and the other to Divisions 4 to 6. She talked about her life as a writer and about her books, Word Nerd, … Continue reading
Last week was the official launch of YRCA 2015 at Seaforth. This recreational reading program was explained to all Intermediate classes and the selected books were book talked by Ms.Higgins. As a literary connection to one of the junior titles, The One and … Continue reading
Students who participated in the YRCA recreational reading program voted last week and this week in the School Library. Eleven students voted in the Junior division, sixteen in the Middle division, and twenty-six students voted in both divisions. A total … Continue reading
The results are in for the voting at Seaforth and it is very evident that graphic novels are very popular! In the Junior Division, the winner was Amulet:The Stonekeeper. Tied for second were The Maze of Bones and Swindle. In … Continue reading
It’s voting time in the library for all you avid readers! Remember these voting dates: YRCA vote is next week, April 4th- 8th. Red Cedar is the week of April 25th-29th. Livromanie is the week of May 2nd – 6th.