Wednesday, June 22, 2011

April's "Where in the world...?"

April's challenge went like this:
Clue #1

Clue #2
Clue #3

There were 25 ballots submitted and 12 had the correct answer, which is pretty fantastic.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

January's "Where in the world is Ms. Bartlett?"

January's quiz was won by a girl in grade 2 who used an atlas and an encyclopedia to figure it out. In fact, the grade 2 class submitted the highest number of correctly answered ballots than any other class!

Clue #1:

Clue #2:

Gotta Keep Reading

Inspired by the Oprah/Black Eyed Peas flashmob, Ocoee Middle School in Florida made their own version called "Gotta Keep Reading."

Thanks to fellow CCRSB library staff member Trish for passing it along!

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Food for thought

This 3-minute National Geographic video about the rising global population is well worth watching.