Have you ever won a medal – for a great job, a sport, a painting? If you could win a medal, what would you work for? Every year since 1937, a beautifully illustrated picture book wins a Caldecott Medal, all thanks to a man named Randolph Caldecott! Some favorites that we all love have been… Read More What book should win the Caldecott MEDAL 2021?
Is it TRUE that Halloween is on October 31st? Are witches REAL? Are scarecrows really scary – or is that FICTION? Do you like to read about TOPICS that are REAL or a STORY with CHARACTERS? Let’s talk about NONFICTION and FICTION and what is the difference! If you want to hear Ms. Zatarga explain… Read More Library: It’s a FACT that Halloween is Coming!!
As we have been noticing more and more, there are so many brave and courageous people to celebrate! We are so beyond grateful for these special first responders and important people in our lives, some are right in William O Schaefer! Friday May 1st was National School Principal’s Day – Thank you Ms. Beglin! Monday… Read More Are You Ready to Learn About Some WOW Factors?
What a week of showing gratitude towards nature and all it has to offer! Earth Week! Earth Day! And today is National Arbor Day! An arbor is a garden structure on which plants and vines can grow. … In other words, the word arbor means “tree”. For National Arbor Day, Carly’s Kids Corner has so many great… Read More What a TREE-Mendous Week! Happy National Arbor Day!
“Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.” – Pablo Picasso This week you get to pick your journey – taking a closer look at Art: from learning about types of art, to famous artists – or getting a glimpse at The History of Sound or making an… Read More Art History Week! Celebrate World Art Day on Wednesday April 15th!
April 3rd is National Find a Rainbow Day! “There are people that see rainbows as an artistic masterpiece in the sky, to others it is a sign of hope and to many a sign of promise. It can be all three; beauty, hope and promise.” (Jill Magnus) Take a photo of a rainbow, draw a… Read More National Find a Rainbow Day! Rainbow Week Fun!
Watch Peter Reynolds himself read his book The Word Collector! A great book about Jerome who is trying to find his special something that he loves to collect! You can see him read another book tomorrow at 12! Take a look for how to share your favorite word! Or a word of something that you… Read More Peter Reynolds reads The Word Collector