Literary Guild

What is Literary Guild?

  • It is a voluntary reading program where students complete a well-rounded book list including classics and award winning selections from many genres.
  • Literary Guild works in conjunction with Accelerated Reader for more information click HERE.

Literary Guild Rules

  • View the Literary Guild rules by clicking HERE.

How do I join?

  • Any 1st-5th grade student who can test independently is eligible to participate.
  • Send an email to evansdalelg@gmail.com with student name and grade to join.

How does it work?

  • Print grade level list (below) and check out books from public or school library.
  • Take Accelerated Reader (AR) test on books completed and score 60% or better.
  • Track your progress at home and check the online Literary Guild spreadsheet.

Where can I find these books?

  • Use the Destiny link on the main Library Media Center webpage to find books at school.
  • A majority of books can only be found at the Dekalb Public Library.
  • Use the Dekalb County Library system to find books by clicking HERE.
  • Order books on-line and pick up at a library location near you.

How do I access the Literary Guild spreadsheet?

  • Click on the Literary Guild Spreadsheet link HERE
  • Log in using your personal Google account or user-id litguild, and password litguild10.

What are the prizes?

  • A trophy for each level completed.
  • A personalized “Literary Scholar” plaque for completing levels 3-5, and
  • Name recognition on the permanent “Literary Scholar” plaque outside the media center.
  • A gift certificate for completing levels 1-6; for becoming a “Literary Master”.
  • A trophy for each top reader of Caldecott books in grades 1st and 2nd.
  • A trophy for each top reader of Newbery books in grades 3rd, 4th, and 5th.

Can I get personal assistance?

  • You may request and appointment to have a volunteer meet with you in the Media Center.

How do I contact you?

 

Poem List

Click HERE to view an approved list of poems for Literary Guild!

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