Get Ready for Summer Reading!


At Orono Middle School, Spartans read!
(especially over the summer)

Summer Reading Resources
Incoming 6th grade summer reading list/letter
Incoming 7th grade summer reading list/letter
Incoming 8th grade summer reading list/letter

As you read this summer, keep track of your reading with our Summer Reading Tickets. When you come back to school, you can turn them into the media center to be entered in a drawing for prizes!

Parents -- Check out these links and resources.
Reading Rockets -- Summer Reading Loss by Maryann Mraz and Timothy Rasinski 

Want more reading ideas? Follow SpartansRead on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
Book recommendations for all ages posted daily this summer. #bookaday


OMS Media Center is Collecting Box Tops for Books!
Please watch for Box Tops for Education labels on your packages/boxes at home. Box Top products include General Mills, Betty Crocker and Pillsbury products, Yoplait yogurt multipacks, Gold Medal Flour & Bisquick, and Annie's Organic prodcuts. Clip the Box Top coupons, save them and bring them to school. (Ziploc bags are appreciated.) Each Box Top is worth 10 cents! Collection bins are located in the Orono Middle School Office and OMS Media Center. Proceeds from the Box Top collection will be used to purchase books and eBooks for the media center.  Check out the new Box Top website.
Donate Your Coke Rewards!
We have a a new opportunity to raise funds for our media center through 
My Coke Rewards, a rewards program for people who drink Coca-Cola products, including Dasani, Barq’s, Sprite, Powerade, Fanta, Fuze, and Minute Maid. To participate, first you must create an account at mycokerewards.com and enter in reward codes from the products. Then when you redeem your rewards, you can choose to donate them to a cause by clicking on My Coke Rewards for Schools and searching for Orono Middle School. Here is a link to more detailed instructions. We appreciate your support!