Mark Twain Nominees 2018-19

GRADES 4-6: 
Students are required to read and pass their AR quiz on 4 titles to vote. We vote the first week of March each year!

Framed! A T.O.A.S.T Mystery by James Ponti. Reading Level 5, AR points: 8

The Seventh Wish by Kate Messner. Reading Level 4.4, AR points: 7

Moo by Sharon Creech. Reading Level 4.4, AR points:3

Counting Thyme by Melanie Conklin. Reading Level 4.5, AR points: 10

Maxi’s Secrets by Lynn Plourde. Reading Level 4.1, AR points: 7

When Friendship Followed me Home by Paul Griffin. Reading Level 4.1, AR points:7

Soar  by Joan Bauer. Reading Level 3.6, AR points: 6

Ghosts  by Raina Telgemeier. Reading Level 2.6, AR points: 1

Save Me A Seat  by Sarah Weeks. Reading Level 4.8, AR points: 5

Unbound  by Ann E. Burg. Reading Level 5.1, AR points: 4

Ghost  by Jason Reynolds. Reading Level 4.6, AR points: 6

Nine, Ten: A September 11th Story  by Nora Baskin. Reading Level 4.8, AR points: 5

Start reading now to vote in March 2019!

Children's Literature Festival
Grades 4-6

 Monday, March 19, 2018!
This year, 13 students have qualified!  We are scheduled to see Mary Downing Hahn, Brad Sneed, Mary Casanova, Jack Gantos, and Beth Vrabel.

To earn the trip, students must meet the following requirements: 

Read at least 6 Mark Twain nominees.
Pass your AR quiz on each title.

A total of 15 books:
The rest of your titles need to be Newbery titles.

Pass your AR quiz on each title.

Example: 6 Mark Twains + 9 Newberys = 15
12 Mark Twains + 3 Newberys = 15

Get ready to visit the festival to meet authors and illustrators!

St. Joseph Mustangs

Reading Program

This year's program has already started!
The Mustangs will visited us in November to promote the program.

We had 100 students turn in 257 sheets for the 2017-18 school year.
Students will get their prize pack in May.



Readquest is now a year round program. 
 Check out the website for more details.