Firebird Book Club Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl
Contact: Kim Brown, Allison Eubanks, Jennifer Lewis
Membership Requirements: 4th-5th Grade; Application
Meeting Schedule: Mondays; August - November; 2:15-3:30 (Reading Bowl meets November-January)
Mission: To encourage students to read for pleasure and improve reading comprehension skills.
Activities: Students will read their assigned books before the meetings. During meetings, we will discuss the books in groups, complete graphic organizers to help us remember the books, create practice questions to add to a wiki, write book summaries, and play quiz games to test our knowledge of the books. We will also hold mock competitions. From these competitions, the top readers will be invited to represent Indian Knoll at the county Cherokee County Reading Bowl competition.