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JKES One School One Book

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JKES will be hosting One Book, One School with the book The One and Only Ivan.  Families who responded to the online survey will receive one free copy of The One and Only Ivan.  Books will be sent home with the oldest child in the family on Dec. 21st and 22nd. 

The John Kerr, One Book, One School literacy event will officially begin on Tuesday, January 4th. 

Beginning on Tuesday, January 4th and ending Thursday, February 4th, we will be posting audio recordings of the book on Canvas (login required).  For those who may not have requested a copy and still wish to participate, please check Canvas for audio recordings of the book.


The schedule for recordings is as follows:

Tuesday, January 4- pgs. 1-29

Thursday, January 7- pgs. 30-60

Tuesday, January 12- pgs. 61-89

Thursday, January 14- pgs. 90-120

Tuesday, January 19- pgs. 121-153

Thursday, January 21- pgs. 154- 187

Tuesday, January 26- pgs. 188-222

Thursday, January 28- pgs. 223- 255

Tuesday, February 2- pgs. 256-290

Thursday, February 4- pgs. 291- 302


Here is a digital Activity Packet that supports the book The One and Only Ivan.

Happy Reading!  We hope that your family enjoys this story as much as we do.