Wednesday, April 5, 2017

I Survived the Eruption of Mount St. Helens, 1980 by Lauren Tarshis

Interest Level: 3-6   Reading Level: 3.5

What would you do if you were standing at the bottom of a volcano and the ground beneath your feet started to shake? What if trees started crashing down and black ash started falling from the sky? Would you have what it takes to survive? This is exactly the situation that Jeff finds herself in.  Jess and her two best friends are trying to be brave and prove that "Skeleton Woman" does not exist by going  to an abandoned cabin in the hills of Mount St. Helens.  Jess and her friends get far more than they bargained for.   Read this exciting, fast-paced novel of friendship and bravery. 

(In Laurie's Library Store TpT)

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Kingdom Keepers Disney After Dark by Ridley Pearson

Interest Level: 5-8; Reading Level: 4.2

Do you absolutely love Disney? What about action-packed mysteries? Then this is the story for you!! Finn and his friends think it is great that they are DHIs - Disney Host Interactive.  Disney has created a brand new technology in which 5 kids have been created as holograms and help guest around the Magic Kingdom.  Little did they know that this was not all that Disney had planned for them.  The evil characters at Disney are trying to take over the park and it is up to these 5 kids to protect Disney World.  Do you think they have what it takes? Read this amazing book to find out if they succeed.

Disney After Dark PowerPoint for Teachers/Librarians

Disney After Dark Book Trailer

Meet the Characters