All students are invited to join RMSA's Book Club which is called Rollings Readers. Each grade level will meet once a quarter to discuss a book chosen by Mrs. Davis. You may check the book out from RMSA's Library, the public library or download on your ereader if you have one available. Once you have read the book, you will take a quiz in Edmodo. We will meet in the Media Center during lunch and courtyard to enjoy pizza, drinks and dessert, as well as a great discussion! Hope you will join us...
8th Grade 3rd quarter book is The Seventh Most Important Thing by Shelly Pearsall
In 1963, 13-year old Arthur is sentenced to community service helping the neighborhood Junk Man after he throws a brick at the old man's head in a moment of rage, but the junk he collects might be more important than he suspects. Inspired by the work of American folk artist James Hampton.
Meeting date will be on Friday, March 9, 2017.
6th Grade 3rd quarter book is Terror at Bottle Creek
by Watt Key
Thirteen year old Cort's father is a local expert on hunting and swamp lore in lower Alabama who has been teaching his son everything he knows. But when a deadly Gulf Coast hurricane makes landfall, Cort must unexpectedly put all his skills and bravery to the test.
Meeting date will be on Friday, March 9, 2018.
7th Grade 3rd quarter book is Refugee by Alan Gratz..
Although separated by continents and decades, Josef, a Jewish boy living in 1930's Nazi Germany; Isabel, a Cuban girl trying to escape the riots and unrest plaguing her country in 1994; and Mahmoud, a Syrian boy in 2015 whose homeland is torn apart by violence and destruction, embark on harrowing journeys in search of refuge, discovering shocking connecttions that tie their stories together.
Meeting date will be Thursday, March 8, 2018.