Avoid the "Summer Slide"!
You should try to find time to read each and every day. Research shows students who read during the summer improve or maintain their reading skills. Kids who don't read at all see their skills slip as much as an entire grade level (Heyns 1978).
What can we read?
This Libguide includes suggestions only and books are not required reading. You'll find teacher and student recommendations, award winners and just great reads!
It doesn’t really matter what you read or where you read – just be sure to read every day!
To learn more read this article from School Library Journal HERE.
Australian Slam Poet Luka Lesson will be our PSA sponsored Visiting Authors for 2019-2020! Luka is an Australian born poet and rap artist of Greek heritage. Luka’s work includes the mythology of his family homeland, political opinions and reflections on his personal life. Luka uses education programs to encourage social change in schools.
SIS subscribes to an online reading platform: Sora by Overdrive.
Login, choose from over 1,000 online ebooks or audiobooks, and download them to your own device.
It's a great way to read from any device, anywhere. You can borrow 2 books at a time.
See Mrs. Elliott if you have questions.
Search for: Pearl River Delta
Choose: Shekou International School
Login: Using your network/wifi/Schoolbase ID and password
Download the app HERE
Need help getting started or using Sora? Click HERE