DESIGN A BOOKMARK CONTEST 2016

                     Design a Bookmark 2016 Contest!!                                          IMG_6490

Celebrate our library program by designing a bookmark that highlights any of the many activities, lessons, and experiences that we share in our school library.

Theme: @ AST LIBRARY!”

Think what you can do @ AST library!

You can:  Create…..Check  Out…..Study….. Look It Up…….. …………..Dream……Read…..Search……Have Fun!!!! 

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Entry forms available from the library.

All entries due to the library by March 17, 2016.

Click below to read the rules.

Bookmark Contest 2016

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Art Contest Winners!!

IMG_8233 IMG_8234 IMG_8235 IMG_8236CONGRATULATIONS  to the Library Art Contest Winners 2016!!!

Division I Winner = Skander Ben Chedli         Grade 1

Division II Winner = Jumana Ahmed               Grade 4

Division III Winner= Arturo Paradinas            Grade 6

Division IV Winner = Adam Kaychouhi           Grade 10

 

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Poetry Contest April 2015!!!

Poetry Contest

                        Poetry Contest

                                                                           In the library!!    

Rules:  Only one or two poems per student. Poems must be typed or written neatly.

                 They must be students’ original work.

Poems will be judged based on originality, creativity, and artistic quality.

Deadline:   April 30, 2015

Prizes:      1st,2nd, and 3rd place winners will be selected in each of the four divisions.                      .              Prizes will also be awarded by random drawing, based on participation and …..             .              not artistic ability, to encourage all students to pursue literary endeavors.

Divisions: I = Grades Kg3-2    II = Grades 3-5    III = Grades 6-8      IV = Grades 9-12

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Movie Night: Monsters University

This Sunday,  AST Library will be hosting a Movie Night for Grades 3-4.

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Date: Sunday, April 27th 

Time: 6:00 to 8:00 pm ( students must be picked up after the film by 8:00 pm)

Movie: Monsters University

Tickets: FREE!

 

 

Please don’t forget to bring snacks to share!

REMINDER: students must have their parents sign permission slips in order to attend!

 

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2014 Art Contest

This spring, AST library is hosting its annual art contest for lower and upper school. The contest will take place from April 21 to May 9.

Theme: If I could invent one thing to make the world a better place, it would be …

Contest Rules:

1. Invent and/ or draw one thing to make the world a better place. It should be from your imagination only!

2. You can use any materials: colored pencils, crayons, markers, paint, collage, or 3D.

3. There will be one winner in each class.

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Let’s make the world a better place 🙂

 

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February Reading Contest!

This Month, AST Library is hosting its second reading contest of the year. Grades 1-2-3  are competing with each other… YES! 1st grade with 2nd-3rd and with no mercy!! The class that reads the most among the three classes, wins a Yummy collective prize! In addition to this, the three top readers in each participating class win special prizes! The rules are simple:

Book Choice: (Approved by teachers in advance)

  • The three participating classes should choose books according to individual reading levels.

Requirements:

  • each student must keep a reading journal where completed books are recorded. Extra journal pages are available in the library.
  • The reading journal should include each book’s titledate read, and a short summary.
  • Parents must sign next to the journal entry for each completed book.

Parents are responsible for ensuring that students have completed each book. Teachers may also double-check that students have completed their books.

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GOOD LUCK!

 

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Movie Night: Percy Jackson Sea of Monsters

This Sunday, the AST Library will be hosting a Movie Night for Grades 5-6.

sea of monstersDate: Sunday, February 2nd

Time: 5:00 to 7:15 pm ( students must be picked up after the film by 7:15 pm)

Movie: Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters

Tickets: FREE!

 

 

 

 

Please don’t forget to bring snacks to share!

REMINDER: students must have their parents sign permission slips in order to attend!

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November Reading Contest

This November,  AST library reading contest is back…full of new surprises. Grades 4-5-6 will  participate this month, and all the three classes will get a collective yummy surprise… of course the class that reads the most gets the yummiest! In addition to filling your bellies, three top readers in each class get special prizes. The rules are as simple as before:

Book Choice: (Approved by teachers in advance)

  • The three participating grades should choose books of at least 80 pages.

Requirements:

  • Each student must keep a reading journal where completed books are recorded. Extra journal pages are available in the library.
  • The reading journal should include each book’s titledate read, and a short summary.
  • Parents must sign next to the journal entry for each completed book.

Parents are responsible for ensuring that students have completed each book. Teachers may also double-check that students have completed their books.

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GOOD LUCK!

 

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New Book Display!

‘World Literature’ is the title of our current library book display. We have chosen books by amazing authors from all over the world such as The Alchemist ( Paulo Coelho), The Kite Runner ( Khaled Hosseini), The Tin Drum ( Gunter Grass) … So, if you wish to travel to different parts of the world, our book display is the magic carpet that will take you wherever you want!

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