Newbery Book Club

  • Newbery Medal

    BRMS Newbery Book Club

    This is a mock Newbery club. The purpose of the club is to read and evaluate a selection of the best middle grade books published during the past year. This is a collaborative club with other middle schools in the Rochester area. In January/February, club members from all schools will come together and vote for the book they believe deserves to win the Mock Newbery Award based on official Newbery criteria.

    Club Expectations:

    • Attend as many meetings as you can. It's ok to miss a few, just be sure to keep reading and participating in the online reviews and discussions.
    • Read all required books.
    • Share ideas and opinions respectfully & with an open mind.

    Club Meetings:

    • Meetings will be held during lunch and after school in the library lab. Meeting dates are listed on the schedule below.
    • Field Trip to Irondequoit Public Library for the Newbery Symposium.
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