January 8

The Book Fair Is Coming!!!

Get ready for the loudest book fair ever!

It’s the Scholastic DINO-MITE Book Fair:

Stomp, Chomp, and Read! 

Super-size fun awaits when our school is turned into reading raptors, bookceratops, and readasaurus rex bookivores ready to unleash their inner dino and enjoy a stomping, chomping, reading good time!
 

Book Fair Schedule

Monday Feb 4             8:10 am – 2 pm      Evening:  4 pm – 7 pm

Tuesday Feb 5             8:10 am – 2 pm      Evening:  3 pm – 6 pm

Wednesday Feb 6       8:10 am – 11:55 pm

 

Please note that the book fair will be closed between 2 pm and 4 pm on Tuesday and between 2 pm and 3 pm on Wednesday. 

Book Fair Volunteers Needed!

Part of our book fair success is because of our wonderful volunteers like you who help make it happen.  It’s also a great way for you to see firsthand all of the great book titles available each season.

 

If you would like to volunteer your time please sign up:

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1F_CBtrq4LGodU_RVxa-yKVpiLvL7m10BzlO-Ib5VQhI/edit#gid=0

or contact Kerri Schram via email at kschram@psd70.ab.ca

We appreciate your support!

Thank you in advance for helping to make our students lifelong readers – we couldn’t do it without your participation.

 

 

December 14

Be a wee Read Volunteer!

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Muir Lake is continuing wee Read sessions and the students are loving it!

If you are interested in sharing books and conversations with kindergarten and Grade 1 children please sign up to be a wee Read  Volunteer by filling out the google doc form HERE

The next  training session is on Monday March 4th

  You will help them:

  • Develop their listening and speaking skills
  • Strengthen their foundations for reading and school success
  • Develop a love of books!

The program runs for 8 weeks, once a week for 30 minutes, during the day at Muir lake School!

If you would like more information on this exciting new program please feel free to contact Kerri Schram at kschram@psd70.ab.ca or 780-963-3535.

 

October 9

Thank you to our wee read volunteers!

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Muir Lake has started our first wee Read session and the students are loving it!

Our next session will be starting in January so if you are interested in sharing books and conversations with kindergarten and Grade 1 children please sign up to be a wee Read Volunteer.

You will help them:

  • Develop their listening and speaking skills
  • Strengthen their foundations for reading and school success
  • Develop a love of books!

The program will run for 8 weeks, once a week for 30 minutes, during the day at Muir lake School!

 

If you would like more information and to be a part of this exciting new program please feel free to contact Kerri Schram at kschram@psd70.ab.ca or 780-963-3535.

September 5

Enchanted Forest Book Fair at Muir Lake!

Muir Lake Book Fair is coming October 1st!

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 All Students and families are invited to come and check out all the great books the fair has to offer!

Book Fair Schedule

Monday Oct. 1        8:10 am – 2:00 pm

Tuesday Oct. 2       8:10 am – 2:00 pm                                Evening:  4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Wednesday Oct. 3  8:10 am – 2:00 pm                               Evening:  3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Thursday Oct. 4      8:10 am – 11:55 am

Please note that the book fair will be closed between 2 pm and 4 pm on Tuesday and between 2 pm and 3 pm on Wednesday. 

Book Fair Volunteers Needed!

Part of our book fair success is because of our wonderful volunteers like you who help make it happen.  It’s also a great way for you to see firsthand all of the great book titles available each season.  Please contact Kerri Schram via email at kschram@psd70.ab.ca or call the school at 780-963-3535 if you are able to help.  We appreciate your support!

Thank you in advance for helping to make our students lifelong readers – we couldn’t do it without your participation.

 

January 8

Paws for Books Book Fair!

The February 2018 theme is sure to make your tail wag! Follow your furriest friends to the Paws for Books Book Fair: Come. Stay. Read a Great Tale! Find purr-fect books and a dog-gone good time as our staff, students, and their parents sniff out books from Scholastic and other publishers that will make their tails wag!

Book Fair Schedule

Monday Feb. 5        8:10 am – 2:00 pm                                Evening:  4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Tuesday Feb. 6       8:10 am – 2:00 pm                                Evening:  3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Wednesday Feb. 7  8:10 am – 11:55 am

Book Fair Volunteers Needed!

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Part of our book fair success is because of wonderful volunteers like you who help make it happen.  It’s also a great way for you to see firsthand all of the great book titles available each season.  Please contact Kerri Schram via email at kschram@psd70.ab.ca or call the school at 780-96.-3535 if you are able to help.  We appreciate your support!

October 23

Recall for “Trolls: It’s Hug Time!” Storybook

Studio Fun International, Inc. recalls Slap Bracelet included with “Trolls: It’s Hug Time!” Storybook sold from September 2016 – August 2017

Contact the number below for instructions on discarding the bracelet and to recieve a free Trolls book.

For more information:

1-800-489-3402

8:00 am – 4:30 pm CT Monday through Friday

http://www.studiofun.com

This recall is being conducted in cooperation with Health Canada

September 8

Wild West Book Fair

Round up the youngins and giddy up to the Book Fair.

It’s bound to be a rootin’ tootin’ good time…….YEEHAW!


Calling all hands to saddle up and volunteer at the Book Fair.

Date and Time:

Tuesday October 3rd:           8 am – 2 pm (daytime)      4 pm – 7 pm (evening)

Wednesday October 4th:     8 am – 2 pm (daytime)      3 pm – 6 pm (evening)

Thursday October 5th:          8 am – 11 am

Please note that the book fair will be closed between 2 pm and 4 pm on Tuesday and between 2 pm and 3 pm on Wednesday. 

If you are interested in helping out during the book fair please contact Kerri at kschram@psd70.ab.ca anytime before Monday October 2, 2017.

January 9

Scholastic Book Fair – February 6-8

Book Fair is coming!  We will be setting up on Friday February 3 in the afternoon.  The Book Fair will run from the morning of Monday February 6th through until 11:25 a.m. Wednesday February 8 at which time we will take down the displays.  Many of you have faithfully volunteered for this event and we have appreciated you so very much.  We need volunteers to help once again.  If you can help students choose books, handle the cash desk, or supervise during class visits, please let us know. Anything you choose to do would be appreciated. Please feel free to contact me if you are able to help kschram@psd70.ab.ca

 

Thank you all for your continued support!

Kerri Schram

September 7

Classroom Wishlists

We will be posting the  Classroom Wishlists in the library at the book fair again this year.  With this  program you can purchase a book from the class wish list and donate the books to your child’s classroom library! Visit the Book Fair and look for the Classroom Wishlist display with the teachers’ picks.