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“Reading is a Hoot” Wrap Up

“Reading is a Hoot” Wrap Up

April 26, 2016


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A special thanks to all of the students that participated in "Reading is a Hoot" this year! These students earned at least 100 points and received an invitation to the End of the Year Reading Celebration: Cali, Ethan, Christa, Phoenix, Ginaya, Madelyn, & Evan. Congratulations and thanks for being...

Reading is a Hoot Update

March 18, 2016


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We are less than a month away from the deadline of April 15th to earn points for Reading is a Hoot. Remember, you only need 100 points to be invited to the End of the Year Reading Celebration! Take some time over spring break to read a new book and be sure to update your checklist!

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

March 1, 2016


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Wednesday, March 2 is READ ACROSS AMERICA DAY! Take some time to enjoy a great book and celebrate the birthday of Dr. Seuss.

February “Reading is a Hoot” Update

February 19, 2016


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CONGRATULATIONS to Cali for being the first student this year to reach the 400 point level...AWESOME! Great job Evan and Madelyn, you are almost at 300 points. Ethan, Christa, Phoenix, and Ginaya are getting close to 200 points. Kylie, Renda, Kinzy, Kendra, and Cady are working toward 100...

Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

January 17, 2016


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Please click HERE to watch a fascinating video on the history of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" Speech

Reading is a Hoot – January Update

January 4, 2016


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Hope you all are enjoying the last few days of Winter Break. So glad that many of our students have spent time reading during our time off. Congratulations to Madelyn Greene, Cali Alvarez, and Evan Thomas for reaching the 200 point level - great job! It's a wonderful idea to always have a...

Reading is a Hoot – 1st Semester Update

December 14, 2015


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Thank you to our fabulous 6th-8th grade students for participating in the GOC Reading Program. We have had a great first semester! A special CONGRATULATIONS goes out to Madelyn Greene for being the first student this year to reach 200 points - way to go! Everyone keep up the reading for second...

Reading Glue: GOC’s 4th – 5th Grade Reading Program

Reading Glue:   GOC’s 4th – 5th Grade Reading Program

Lourdes Sotolongo, Language Arts Teacher

September 17, 2015


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All 4th & 5th graders who achieve their personal reading goal for the first semester will be invited to participate in a January celebration.  At the end of the school year, those students will also earn a reading pin for their lanyard and have the opportunity to attend the end of the year readi...

High School Book Club

High School  Book Club

August 31, 2015


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Our high school book club selection for this semester is To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee and was published in 1960. It was immediately successful, winning the Pulitzer Prize, and has become a classic of modern American literature. All 9th-12th graders are invited to attend a special showing ...

Reading is a Hoot

Reading is a Hoot

August 31, 2015


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The "Reading is a Hoot" voluntary reading program will kickoff on Tuesday, September 8th.  This program is available to 6th, 7th, and 8th graders.  Students can participate by accessing the reading chart through their GOC homeroom. Each box on the chart has a different reading task. Each reading task...

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