2017 Summer Reading

2017 Summer Reading

Reading can be one of the many fun activities children choose to fill their summer time. Research has shown it is also much more! Children who participate in public library summer reading programs make achievement leaps during the summer and maintain their reading achievements. This summer, take your child to participate in the summer programs […]

National Flag Day, June 14th

National Flag Day, June 14th

On June 14 we honor Old Glory on National Flag Day. This day commemorates the adoption of the United States flag on June 14, 1777. On National Flag Day, Americans show respect for the U.S. Flag and what it represents. Representing independence and unity, the Stars and Stripes have become a powerful symbol of Americanism […]

Elephant and Piggy Like Reading! Series

Elephant and Piggy Like Reading! Series

This week in library kindergarten students will read book three of four (4 hasn’t been released yet!) from the Elephant & Piggie Like Reading! Series titled, The Good for Nothing Button! Yellow Bird has a button. It does . . . nothing! It is a good for nothing button. Red Bird and Blue Bird are […]

Fiction Person Trading Cards

Today we will use the ReadWriteThink’s Trading Card App to create a trading card for a fictional character of your choice. Consider using a character from your series study. Once the ” Fictional Person” category is selected, you will complete specific guiding questions for creating a dynamic, information-rich trading card. Your summarizing skills are critical […]

Wonder

Author, R.J. Palacio was inspired to write the novel Wonder after an incident where she and her three-year-old son were waiting in line to buy ice cream. Her son noticed a girl with facial birth defects. In an effort to remove her son from the situation before he could say something embarrassing, she ended up […]

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