FIRST CHAPTER FRIDAYS

Join us each and every Friday to get a taste of a new book!


If you like what you hear, be sure to check out an eBook with your library card. No library card? No worries! Click on the links below to get a library card and start reading!


Queens Public Library

https://www.overdrive.com/apps/libby/?utm_origin=lightning&utm_page_genre=tout&utm_list=meet_libby&utm_content=libby_tout_learnmore_06019018


New York Public Library

https://www.nypl.org/about/remote-resources



First Chapter Fridays

01 Friday, 24 April 2020

Book Talk #1 All American Boys by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kelly

https://flipgrid.com/85b9965f

First Chapter

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1I4SxsHBUfY6O1hivPBL90Xp_jR_R-aFw/view?usp=sharing


02 Friday, 1 May 2020

Book Talk #2 The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell

https://flipgrid.com/s/5a1f81c134e0

ASL Translation

https://flipgrid.com/s/f7e74b082758

First Chapter

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1bfsLUFxDosMA6unIGfTOGFJoyIO_uQ7t


03 Friday, 8 May 2020

Book Talk #3 The Inexplicable Logic of my Life by Benjamin Alire Saenz

https://flipgrid.com/wolff6263

https://flipgrid.com/wolff3642

First Chapter

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1dHDuAOrXRd1imFmzuXkcPE_gjsTWvXxn/view?usp=sharing


04 Friday, 15 May 2020

Book #4 Shane by Jack Schaefer

First Chapter

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1nLMfHpHbhIDXjBCrq84OBOLPJF8MQXr6


05 Friday, 22 May 2020

Book #5 The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka

First Chapter

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1jJ1JwM2eLFtMXtGdGUnxC4ECattXrfST


06 Friday, 29 May 2020

Book Talk #6 American Street by Ibi Zoboi

https://flipgrid.com/f55017a6

First Chapter

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1pkdMGEPxSUZRJETBxKIWFQHHm6K9kzah/view?usp=sharing


07 Friday, 5 June 2020


Book Talk #7 Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You by Jason Reynolds & Ibram X. Kendi

https://flipgrid.com/05274f3d


First Chapter

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ovYRKUAnDJiXatQNfPfCOzVo_qAPTxcy/view?usp=sharing


Additional Resources

Jason Reynolds, Ibram Kendi in Conversation | SLJ Day of Dialog 2020

https://youtu.be/HeumM_xVC64

Rachel Wolff

Teacherrachelwolff@mchslic.orgRoom: 208718 392-3330

Melisa Rivera

TeacherMelisar@mchslic.orgRoom: 205718 392-3330

Felisa Brunschwig

TeacherFelisab@mchslic.orgRoom: 209718 392-3330
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