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  Get Ready to Battle!!!

Six BGE students (and one alternate) and their team coaches are getting ready for the upcoming District Battle of the Books. Taking place on May 2nd, this year's team of 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders are hoping to bring the trophy home to BGE this year. 


 First and Second Grade SSYRAJr Book Skirmish

Fifteen first and second graders are preparing for the first BGE Skirmish. Students who read (and passed the AR Quizzes) for all fifteen Sunshine Jr. books will be competing on May 10th. Trophies will be presented to the last three champions standing.


Magic Tree House Reader's Club

The Magic Tree House Reader's Club will be holding it's annual popcorn/movie party on May 22nd (2nd graders) and May 23rd (grades 3-5). Students who have read 10 (15 for the upper grades) or more Magic Tree House books are invited to attend. See you at the movies!


2017 - 2018 Sunshine State Young Readers/Jr. Award Nominees 

The nominees for next year's Sunshine Readers Award/Jr. books have been announced.  Look for the titles in the Links section.  Students may check out copies from the Hardee County Public Library in Wauchula during the summer break.  Students who read three or more books are eligible to vote next Spring.  Students who hope to try out for the Battle of the Books or Skirmish teams must read all fifteen of the books.   Happy Reading!!!