The winning Morning Calm Picture Book for 2017 is...
The winning Morning Calm Chapter Book for 2017 is...
Thank you everyone for your votes! We had a blast reading this year's Morning Calm Books. Congratulations to these winning books.
We will be voting for our favorite Morning Calm books April 10-12. Check back here for the links for the voting form soon.
Elementary School Morning Calm Nominees - Picture Books
Elementary School Morning Calm Nominees - Chapter Books
SIS is excited to announce Mr. Kenneth Oppel as this year’s visiting author. He will be presenting at the elementary school on March 17th.
An award-winning author, Mr. Oppel is the noted for such titles as:
His latest novel, Every Hidden Thing, is a "Romeo and Juliet meets Indiana Jones adventure. In this epic tale, you’ll go on a hunt for a dinosaur skeleton, engage with bitter rivalries and discover a forbidden romance."
In addition to his presentations to ES students in the auditorium, Mr. Oppel provides a book signing event. If you are interested in having a book signed by Mr. Oppel, but don’t own any of his titles you can order in advance by clicking on the form below. Unfortunately, we are unable to take any book orders on the signing day (March 17th). All the
pre-ordered books will be handed out to students on March 17th. This is so that no one forgets to bring their book and miss out on having it signed by our fabulous author.
Please return the form and the exact amount of money for your order to the library by Friday, February 24.
Interested in learning more about Kenneth Oppel? Click on the following links!
Official Website: www.kennethoppel.ca
Official New Book Trailer: Every Hidden Thing
The Writer's Craft With Mr. Oppel: Video
All these titles and more are available in the ES Library. If you have any questions about Mr. Oppel's upcoming visit please don't hesitate to ask Ms. Sarah.
The book lists are a wonderful mixture of nonfiction and fiction, the latest titles, award winning books, and more. To scroll through the books in each list, please visit this page http://siseslibrary.weebly.com/for-parents.html (go to the bottom of the page) or download the PDF files below.
Completing this form will help Ms. Sarah select reading material for purchase.
To kick start the new year, we are having a competition for Grade 1 to 5 students.The students will create a bookmark and teachers will be choosing the best ones from each grade.