Happy Thanksgiving Holiday

Events Calendar:

November
22-23- No School Conferences
24-26- No School Thanksgiving Holiday

December
8- 2 hr. Late Opening
9- 5th Grade OAKS State Reading Assessment
9- Middle School Science Fair, grades 5-8
Science Fair Timeline and Information Site
15- OMSI Field Trip: Focus: Architecture and Engineering- Drivers Wanted! Please e-mail if you can drive

2011 Oregon Battle of the Books 16 book reading list:
Our 5th grade class has four teams, がんばってね!

  • Alvin Ho: Allergic to Girls, School, and Other Scary Stories by Lenore Look (Realistic Fiction)
  • The Arrow Over the Door by Joseph Bruchac (Historical Fiction)
  • Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo (Realistic Fiction)
  • The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau (Science Fiction)
  • Diamond Willow by Helen Frost (Fantasy)
  • Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key by Jack Gantos (Realistic Fiction)
  • Keeping Score by Linda Sue Park (Historical Fiction)
  • Marco? Polo! by Jon Scieszka (Science Fiction)
  • Masterpiece by Elise Broach (Fantasy)
  • Paint the Wind by Pam Munoz Ryan (Realistic Fiction)
  • Poppy by Avi (Fantasy)
  • Rapunzel’s Revenge by Shannon and Dean Hale (Fantasy)
  • Secret Identity by Wendelin Van Draanen
  • Small Steps: The Year I Got Polio by Peg Kehret (Biography)
  • Who was Ben Franklin? by Dennis Brindell Fradin (Biography)
  • The Willoughbys by Lois Lowry (Realistic Fiction)