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Dragon Reading Challenge

In order to promote and encourage school-wide reading, the CHS Library introduces the Dragon Reading Challenge for our students and faculty.  Each month, beginning in January, a challenge for the month will be announced.  Students and teachers may sign up at any time to participate.  They will be enrolled in a Schoology Course.  Once a reader has finished the book he/she has chosen, they are asked to post a brief comment/review about the book on Schoology.  You can also post on the Padlet at the bottom of this page and on social media with the hashtag:  #DragonReadingChallenge.  Not on social media?  No problem!  Just submit your written or recorded comment on your book to Mrs. Haggard, and she’ll post it for you.    Each month there will be a new challenge.  Students and teachers who complete the challenge for the month will earn a digital badge. New this year:  Use Flipgrid on your computer to make a post about your book!

Look for each month's challenge below. Contact one of your friendly librarians to sign up!  

Need a recommendation?  Try one of these:
  • Click on Dragon Readers on the Main Page of this site.  There are several sites listed that provide recommendations.
  • Ask a librarian!  The public librarians are glad to help too!
  • Try a VSBA book.  Check the high school part of the site for previous winners and the lists for at least 2 years.  VSBA
  • Once you've enrolled in the DRC on Schoology, you can see what others are reading and recommending. Ask Mrs. Haggard to add you to the Schoology group.
  • Check the #DragonReadingChallenge bulletin board in the main hallway for posted reviews.
March Dragon Reading Challenge
Read a book with a one-word title.  There are lots of them available in our library!  Post your book and your comments about it on Schoology or check there to see what others have read.
April-May Dragon Reading Challenge:
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Due: Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 11:59 pm

The CHS Library's physical space will be closing early this year for testing and to pack for the move to our new space.  However, our virtual library is always open!  The challenge for April-May is to read or listen to a book from our OverDrive collection.  To access OverDrive on a computer, use this link:  OVERDRIVE.  The link is also available on the CHS Library web page.  If you prefer, you can access it on your phone or other mobile device; just download the OverDrive app.  No matter which way you choose, you will need your Power School ID number and your birthdate (format 5/4/2003) to log in.  Please see Mrs. Haggard if you need log-in info.  After you read a book (or more than one if you want), just post on Schoology.