How do I get invited to the Black-Eyed Susan party?

What are the project options?

Complete ONE of the following tasks for at least ONE B.E. S. nominated book.

  1. Complete the written summary below and turn it in to Ms. Schartiger in the Media Center along with the

completed tally sheet on back.

  1. Make a cartoon strip about your chosen book. It should summarize the main events of the book. Be sure to

include the title, author, and your name. You can do it on paper or use an online comic maker like StoryBoard That

(http://www.storyboardthat.com/)  Turn it in to Ms. Schartiger in the Media Center along with your tally sheet.

  1. Create a Voki animation about one book. http://www.voki.com/   When you finish making your Voki, click the “Publish” button, give it a title that includes your full name, and share it with Ms. Schartiger by email. Turn in your tally sheet to Ms. Schartiger in the Media Center.
  2. Create a video about one book using something like Animoto  http://animoto.com/create  or WeVideo (this is a google app you can find in the Chrome App Store). Give your video a title that includes your full name, and share it with Ms. Schartiger by email. Turn in your tally sheet to Ms. Schartiger in the Media Center.

What happens at the party?

The BES party will be a fun time to eat pizza and cookies with your friends while discussing the different books you read.  We will listen to music, and everyone gets to vote online for their favorite BES book.

2018-2019 BES Tally Sheet

Rate each BES book that you have read by circling: Dislike, OK, Like or Love.  Once you have read three or more books, create a project and submit it to Ms. Schartiger along with this tally sheet.  You will be invited to the BES party in June 2019.

4-6 Nominees

6-9 Nominees

Wishtree

Katherine Applegate

Dislike       OK       Like        Love

Posted

John David Anderson

Dislike       OK       Like        Love

The Safest Lie

Angela Cerrito

Dislike       OK       Like        Love

Greetings from Witness Protection

Jake Burt

Dislike       OK       Like        Love

Amina’s Voice

Hena Khan

Dislike       OK       Like        Love

The Only Road

Alexandra Diaz

Dislike       OK       Like        Love

Me and Marvin Gardens

Amy King

Dislike       OK       Like        Love

Projekt 1065

Alan Gratz

Dislike       OK       Like        Love

A Long Pitch Home

Natalie Dias Lorenzi

Dislike       OK       Like        Love

Refugee

Alan Gratz

Dislike       OK       Like        Love

Chester and Gus

Cammie McGovern

Dislike       OK       Like        Love

Slider

Pete Hautman

Dislike       OK       Like        Love

An Eagle in the Snow

Michael Morpurgo

Dislike       OK       Like        Love

Restart

Gordon Korman

Dislike       OK       Like        Love

The Someday Birds

Sally Pla

Dislike       OK       Like        Love

Up from the Sea

Leza Lowitz

Dislike       OK       Like        Love

Stef Soto, Taco Queen

Jenniver Torres

Dislike       OK       Like        Love

The Evil Wizard Smallbone

Delia Sherman

Dislike       OK       Like        Love

Clayton Bird Goes Underground

Rita Williams-Garcia

Dislike       OK       Like        Love

Beyond the Bright Sea

Lauren Wolk

Dislike       OK       Like        Love