Tuesday, February 28, 2017

March Anime/Manga Club Meetings

Love anime and manga? Join Anime/Manga Club in March, when members will be exploring the mecha genre!

Friday, March 3
2:00 - 3:30 in the library
Working on the club manga!

Friday, March 17
2:00 - 3:30 in the library
Join us for a screening!

Monday, February 27, 2017

Citation Worksheet for Mrs. L's E Block Class

Don't forget - you need to cite sources you use when you do research! You can find information about books on the title page and the back of that page, and information about a webpage is usually found either at the top or the bottom of the page.

March 2 Book Club Meeting: The Green Mile by Stephen King

Book Club's next pick is The Green Mile by Stephen King; all are welcome to join the discussion after school in the library on Thursday, March 2.

From Goodreads"At Cold Mountain Penitentiary, along the lonely stretch of cells known as the Green Mile, killers are depraved as the psychopathic 'Billy the Kid; Wharton and the possessed Eduard Delacroix await death strapped in 'Old Sparky.' Here guards as decent as Paul Edgecombe and as sadistic as Percy Wetmore watch over them. But good or evil, innocent or guilty, none have ever seen the brutal likes of the new prisoner, John Coffey, sentenced to death for raping and murdering two young girls. Is Coffey a devil in human form? Or is he a far, far different kind of being?"

The meetings for the rest of the year are:

If you enjoyed any recent Book Club picks, don't forget to look for similar books on display at each meeting and archived on Pinterest!

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Links for Mrs. Guilmette's C & G Block World Lit Classes

Below are some recommended resources for your World Lit research paper. Feel free to use other resources, but especially if you're searching on Google, keep the CRAAP test in mind!

Databases and Online Reference Materials 
(full list of available databases is here)
Open Web
Citation Resources

Links for Mr. Bennett's C Block Public Speaking Class

Databases and Online Reference Materials 
The full list of available databases and online reference resources is here. See below for a few databases that might be particularly helpful, depending on your topic.
Open Web
  • Always use the CRAAP test to decide if an online source is worth using!
Citation Resources

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Vote in the MSLA Bookmark Contest!

Want to see great bookmarks created by students across the state, including UHS senior Krysten Boyer? Vote for your favorites in each age bracket by following this link.

For more details, watch this video created by students at Sharon High School!