Actually, 1,021,648 and counting! The middle school has reached one million pages read!!! Thanks to all the students who have been recording pages–we all have a bit of “recording fatigue syndrome” at this point (a million is a LOT!), but it’s exciting for us in the library to see so much reading going on! The […]
Archives for December 2013
Last week, we had a wonderful time with visiting author John David Anderson! Mr. Anderson is the author of Sidekicked, an adventurous and moving novel about a teenage boy in training to become a superhero. He gave an amazing, funny talk to the whole middle school about heroes–including showing us his own superhero pose, and […]
Carrie Thomas’ class of 5th grade girls was in the library this morning doing initial exploration of the ancient history of the Indus River Valley. Students poked around various sites and databases compiled on a Libguide made by Mr. Boyd, and jotted down interesting facts and questions on sticky notes that were then grouped by […]
In library classes this week and next, we are attempting to do the Hour of Code (or the 45 minutes of code, in our case!). For more information about what we’re up to or ways to learn more about computer programming, check out this site!