Author Marissa Moss Leads Workshops for ES Students
Our Kinder to 5th graders enjoyed meeting and learning from author and illustrator Marissa Moss.
Fall Book Fair Provides New Books for the YISS Community
The YISS PTO and the YISS libraries hosted another book fair in partnership with book vendors Kids Books Sejong and Word of Life in November.
Award-Winning Author Yangsook Choi Addresses YISS Students
Having an author visit with students and share about the writing process is a fantastic way to inspire them to write and enjoy reading in a new way.
Elementary Read-A-Thon Generates Excitement About Reading
YISS elementary students participated in the annual three-week Read-A-Thon from February 19-March 9.
Out of This World Events Kick Off Read-A-Thon 2018
Read-A-Thon is a three-week literacy initiative that focuses on getting students excited about reading and encouraging reading at school and home.
Principal, Assistant Principals, and Librarian for a Day
Four elementary students won the opportunity to become principal, assistant principals, and librarian for a day at the Read-a-thon Wrap-up Assembly.
Author Kenneth Oppel Visits the YISS Middle School
Canadian young adult and children's fiction author Kenneth Oppel visited all three grades and shared his books, as well as his experience as a writer.