November Word of the Month: Gratitude

Gratitude is the quality of being thankful; the readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness. To feel grateful is to feel thankful for something. Gratitude is a feeling of thankfulness. Assembly Read Aloud: Bear Says Thanks by Karma Wilson Read books about gratitude: An Awesome Book of Thanks by Dallas Clayton Thankful by Eileen Spinelli The… Read More November Word of the Month: Gratitude


In order to learn and have fun together, each scheduled  library lesson will begin with a meeting on the rug. During the meeting, students will learn the goals, skills, concepts and ideas of the lesson and what is expected of them. Our first meeting together will focus on mindset. Of the many positive character traits… Read More Parachute

2017 Caldecott Medal Winners

The Randolph Caldecott Medal annually recognizes the preceding year’s “most distinguished American picture book for children”, beginning with 1937 publications. It is awarded to the illustrator by the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC), a division of the American Library Association (ALA). The Caldecott and Newbery Medals are the most prestigious American children’s book… Read More 2017 Caldecott Medal Winners