January 25, 2011

New School Web Page!

Oelwein School District has released a new look on their web pages!
I love seeing all the pictures and reading about the activities and events happening in our district. Oelwein students and staff are doing amazing things. This new design makes it easy to find everything! Check it out...

January 7, 2011

Book Challenges 2011

1. Join me in any of my book challenges in 2011. Duff reading class is challenged to read 20 books every semester.

2. The 2011 Audio Book Challenge will run from January 1, 2011 through December 31, 2011. 
I'm going to go ahead go with the "Obsessed" level:
  Curious:    3 Audio Books
Fascinated:  6 Audio Books
Addicted:  12 Audio Books
Obsessed: 20 Audio Books

3. 2011 YA Reading Challenge: The Maga Size level is my goal :D
There are four levels:
 ►The Mini level – Read 12 YA novels.
 ►The Fun Size level – Read 20 YA novels.
 ►The Jumbo Size level – Read 40 YA novels.
 ►The Mega size level – Read 50+ YA novels.

4. The Centurions of 2011: 111 Books by January 2012!
A group of readers who have set a goal to read 111 or more books during the year, 2011. Members will be posting month by month their titles, highlighting at least one pick to total twelve favorites for 2011. All genres accepted from picture books to poetry anthologies to professional texts.