Enjoy! And don’t forget to fill out the Conference Evaluation if you attended!
Thank you, Gail Bourn and Beth Strauss, for the informative presentation on Common Core and the School-Library connection!
Here’s the presentation: Common Core Presentation
Terrific FALL conference!!
There were some really great ideas for STEM programs shared at the conference, and we invite anyone and everyone to post their ideas and successes here in the comments section.
Pictures and speakers’ notes will be posted as soon as we receive them.
Here’s the handout for the Roman Arch project.
The GSF committee has provided book talks for the 2013-2014 list of nominees. These can be found under the “Awards” link at the top of the page… select “Great Stone Face” then “2013-2014 Nominees” and then “Committee Book Talks”. Or click on the link below.
The 2013 CHILIS Fall Conference will be held on Thursday, October 17 at The Center at Eastman, in Grantham, NH.
The conference will include panel discussions/presentations on Common Core Connections and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) programs, as well as presentations by authors Michael Rex and Jason Chin.
Registration form, directions, and conference agenda are available here.
Hope to see you there!
Now that summer reading programs are winding down, please remember to complete the Summer Reading Evaluation Form. We are collecting data on program enrollment, books/time read, etc. so that we can report this information to grant funders, CSLP and federal agencies.
Submit your evaluation form online after your program is completed and before September 30, 2013.
Thank you! And enjoy the rest of the summer.
I just uploaded the new GSF Supply Order Form. Please note that there has been a PRICE CHANGE on the bookmarks. I apologize for any confusion caused by the delay of getting the new order form online…. I somehow missed it among all the other updates, and then have had computer and connection problems.
All Great Stone Face documents can now be found under the “Awards” link in the menu bar above.
The New Hampshire School Library Media Association invites members of CHILIS to attend an afternoon of children’s programs at the NHSLMA’s annual Spring Conference on Thursday, May 16, 2013 at Mountain View Grand from 1:15-4:30. Please see the registration form for schedule and directions: NHSLMAconfCHILIS2013
The afternoon will feature the Great Stone Face Tea and book talks by Chris Rose. Attendees will also be able to visit the exhibits, the Children’s Book Review and the bookstore.
Cost of registration is $35 for CHILIS members only. Number of registrants is limited, so send your registration form along with a check for $35 payable to NHSLMA to Ann Hoey at the State Library by April 30, 2013.
This beautiful, full size quilt, featuring the beloved children’s book character Olivia, will be raffled off at the CHILIS Spring Conference on March 7. The colors are black, red, and white. The quilt raffle will be separate from the regular 3-4 tickets for $1 raffle, so be sure to plan accordingly.