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The Hunger Games

March 13

HungerGamesIf you haven’t read it yet it’s time you do.  A story about Katniss Everdeen who is from a Coal Mining district known as District 12.  Follow her as she sets forth as a contestant during Reaping Day as the contestants from the other districts fight to their death to provide food for their respective Districts

The Westing Game

May 19

A mystery about a man who leaves a will behind with clues.

by Ellen Raskin ISBN-13: 978-0142401200

by Ellen Raskin
ISBN-13: 978-0142401200

Wonder

April 26
by R.J. Palacio ISBN-13: 978-0375869020

by R.J. Palacio
ISBN-13: 978-0375869020

Divergent

March 22
by Veronica Roth ISBN-13: 978-0062024039

by Veronica Roth
ISBN-13: 978-0062024039

Can you multitask?

February 7

So you think you are good at multitasking. Maybe you’re younger and you’ve only known this method you entire life. You’re pretty sure your parents can’t do it as we’ll as you. This PBS Frontline episode may enlighten your current thinking. Frontline DigitalNation Multitasking at MIT

The Animal School: A Fable

November 18

Animals Fableby George Reavis

Once upon a time the animals decided they must do something heroic to meet the problems of a “new world” so they organized a school. They had adopted an activity curriculum consisting of running, climbing, swimming and flying. To make it easier to administer the curriculum, all the animals took all the subjects. Read the rest of this entry »