Book I am recommending right now: Every Day by David Levithan
Hobbies: Camping, kayaking, and of course RUNNING
I am celebrating my 32nd year as an educator
What is Ms. McCarthy Reading?
Today We Die a Little!
by Richard Askwith
Call Number: 901 Zam
Publication Date: 2016-05-24
"We are different, in essence, from other men. If you want to enjoy something, run 100 meters. If you want to experience something, run a marathon.” --Emil Z#65533;topek For a decade after the Second World War, Emil Z#65533;topek--"the Czech locomotive”--redefined the sport of distance running, pushing back the frontiers of what was considered possible. He won five Olympic medals, set eighteen world records, and went undefeated in the 10,000-metre race for six years. His dominance has never been equaled.
Hidden Human Computers: the Black Women of NASA
by Sue Bradford Edwards; Duchess Harris Jd
Publication Date: 2016-12-15
Hidden Human Computersdiscusses how in the 1950s, black women made critical contributions to NASA by performing calculations that made it possible for the nation's astronauts to fly into space and return safely to Earth. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
The Glittering Court
by Richelle Mead
Publication Date: 2016-04-05
The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl
by Ryan North (Text by); Erica Henderson (Illustrator)