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Activities for Teen Read Week 2014 (October 13-17)

Teen Read Week Events

Event 1

Monday 10/13 – Design a Bookmark Contest begins

  • Use the template to design your own bookmark
  • Submit your design no later than Thursday during lunch

Event 2

Tuesday 10/14 during Lunch – Write a Book Review for a prize

  • Write a review for a book you have read on the school book catalog
  • Find the book in the catalog
  • Click on “Reviews” in the right column
  • Click on Add New Review
    • Your Username = student ID number
    • Your password = birthday MMDDYY
  • Title of Review = Title of the book
  • Make sure to put your name & Burke High
  • Your review should be honest and informative, but don’t give away too much!
  • Have Mrs. McCune check it out before you submit it so you can get credit for having completed it
  • You are welcome to complete more than one review, but only one prize per student

Event 3

Wednesday 10/15 during Lunch – Take a Picture with your Favorite Book & Book Club meeting

  • Bring your favorite book to the library (or pick it off of the shelf)
  • Get your picture taken with your selected book for a display in the library

Event 4

Thursday 10/16 during Lunch – Request a New Book for the Library for a prize

  • Go to the online book request
  • Complete the request form
  • Have Mrs. McCune, Mrs. Miille, or Mrs. Koziol look over your request before you submit it so you can get credit for having completed it
  • You are welcome to request more than one book, but only one prize per student

Event 5

Friday 10/17 during lunch – Vote on Favorite Bookmark Designs

  • Come look at the bookmarks your classmates have designed
  • Vote on your favorite design



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Las Escuelas Públicas de Omaha no discriminan basados en la raza, color, origen nacional, religión, sexo, estado civil, orientación sexual, discapacidad , edad, información genética, estado de ciudadanía, o estado económico, en sus programas, actividades y empleo, y provee acceso equitativo a los “Boy Scouts” y a otros grupos juveniles designados. La siguiente persona ha sido designada para atender estas inquietudes referentes a las pólizas de no discriminación: El Superintendente de las Escuelas, 3215 Cuming Street, Omaha, NE 68131 (531-299-9822).