2018-2019 News Crew & Media Center Crew Applications Available

News Crew – This is available for rising 5th graders

Media Center Crew – This is available for rising 4th and 5th graders.

Applications are available in the media center or you can download them below.  All applications are due to Mrs. Kenworthy by 5/16/18 and are only for the August – December 2018 semester. Please see Mrs. Kenworthy if you have any questions.

18-19 GMG Crew Application – first semester-1x952h5

2018-2019 Media Center Crew Application – 1st semester-ubx2b7

Read Across America Week Celebration

We celebrated Read Across America Week with lots of fun celebrations!

  • Monday we had football players from Kennesaw State University read to every one of our classrooms.
  • Tuesday we celebrated the book Green Eggs and Ham and everyone wore green
  • Wednesday we celebrated the book Cat in the Hat and everyone wore a hat
  • Thursday we celebrated the book Fox in Socks and everyone wore crazy socks
  • Friday we celebrated by watching the Skype-A-Thon, which included Mr. Giesler and Ms. Bucy reading the Mo Willems book I like slop!

We posted pictures on Mrs. Kenworthy’s twitter account @readmakelearn, but here are a few more…






February is Black History Month

Did you know that February is Black History Month? We’re sharing facts all month on the Good Morning Greyhounds news broadcast, incorporating projects during our Maker Mornings and have books on display in the media center.

If you’d like to learn more about this important month, visit some of the online resources below.





7 Fresh Ideas for Black History Month

Black History Month resources for the classroom


Happy 2018!

Welcome back! We’re working on lots of exciting things for the rest of the school year. Here’s a sneak peek:

January – We’re going to start our very own GM book awards

February – The last week is the beginning of Read Across America week and it continues into March. The exact dates are 2/26 – 3/2

March – We’ll have our spring book fair the 26th through the 30th

April  – We’ll celebrate School Library month

May – We’ll kick-off our Summer Reading program in collaboration with the Cobb County Public Library

Apply for the News Crew or Media Center Crew!

Applications are now available for the January – May 2018 schedule for the News Crew (Good Morning Greyhounds) and the Media Center Crew.

What you need to know:

  • Applications are in the media center on the bookshelf near the door OR by clicking here: 17-18 Media Center Crew Application – 2nd semester-2fpykx5 or by clicking here: 17-18 GMG Crew Application – second semester-22rze9u
  • All applications require a parent and a teacher signature
  • All applications must be filled out completely to be considered
  • Media Crew Crew is for 4th and 5th grade students
  • News Crew is only for 5th graders
  • If you’ve already been on the Media Center Crew or the News Crew you can do it again. I will give first choice to students who have not worked on either crew, and then go through the applications of those who want to do it again

Most importantly – all applications are due back on 12/13! If you have any questions, please ask Mrs. Kenworthy.