Spelling Bee 2018


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Grades 1st thru 5th will participate in the Local Scripps National Spelling Bee.


Your student can start studying today by choosing the link below.




Save the Dates:


January 10th - Classroom Spelling Bee

The top 2 students will go on to the finals. One alternate per grade level.


January 12th - School Spelling Bee

Will be held in the Library Media Center @ 1:30pm 

Friends and Family are welcome to attend.  It will also be broadcasted live on our YouTube Channel by following the following link, https://youtu.be/2217xqnBVdA

Check back here often for updates and more details.



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First Grade Source Books:       

  The Long, Long Journey: The Godwit’s Amazing Migration by Sandra Markle       

  Harry the Dirty Dog by Gene Zion       

  Frederick by Leo Lionni       

  Are You My Mother? by P.D. Eastman       

  Ordinary Mary’s Extraordinary Deed by Emily Pearson

Second Grade Source Books:       

  Emmanuel's Dream: The True Story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah  by Laurie Ann Thompson       

  The Tale of the Flopsy Bunnies by Beatrix Potter       

  Little Dog, Lost by Marion Dane Bauer       

  Amber Brown Is Not a Crayon by Paula Danziger       

  Humphrey's Mixed - Up Magic Trick by Betty G. Birney

Third Grade Source Books:

  What Is the Statue of Liberty? by Joan Holub       

  The Boxcar Children by Gertrude Chandler Warner       

  Tumtum and Nutmeg by Emily Bearn       

   Fortunately, the Milk by Neil Gaiman       

  The Haunted Library by Dori Hillestad Butler

Fourth Grade Source Books:       

  Out of Darkness: The Story of Louis Braille by Russell Freedman       

  Stuart Little by E.B. White       

  The Wild Robot by Peter Brown       

  The Ogre of Oglefort by Eva Ibbotson       

  Gregor the Overlander by Suzanne Collins

Fifth Grade Source Books:       

  Guts & Glory: The Vikings by Ben Thompson       

  The Hundred and One Dalmatians by Dodie Smith       

  The Thief Lord by Cornelia Funke       

  Save Me a Seat by Gita Varadarajan and Sarah Weeks       

  Moo: A Novel by Sharon Creech

Sixth Grade Source Books:       

  Hidden Figures: Young Readers’ Edition by Margot Lee Shetterly       

  The Twenty - One Balloons by William Pène du Bois       

  The False Prince by Jennifer A. Nielsen       

  All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook by Leslie Connor       

  Book Scavenger by Jennifer Chambliss Bertman

Seventh Grade Source Books:        

  No Better Friend: Young Readers Edition: A Man, a Dog, and Their Incredible Tr ue Story of Friendship and Survival in World War II by Robert Weintraub       

  Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson       

  Laugh with the Moon by Shana Burg        

  Finding Perfect by Elly Swartz       

  Redwall by Brian Jacques

Eighth Grade Source Books:       

  The Race to Save the Lord God Bird by Phillip Hoose       

  The Time Machine by H.G. Wells       

  Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen       

  Peak by Roland Smith       

  The Girl from Everywhere by Heidi Heilig       

  Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson