To celebrate National Poetry Month in April and prepare for our annual Poetry Picnic, we’ve been writing a LOT of poems in the library! Visit this post for a link to our digital showcase.
When we talk about Veterans Day in the library, we focus not on war or violence or politics, but on people–people with families, people with feelings, people with difficult jobs that require determination and patriotism and bravery beyond anything I can imagine.
We had some spooky fun in the library this week! Pre-K, kindergarten, and 1st grade read Inside a House That Is Haunted by Alyssa Capucilli, The Spooky Wheels on the … Continue reading
For this activity, 2nd grade students practiced choosing good-fit books using the I-PICK strategy and the 5-finger rule.
This lovely little rainbow stack contains 482 personalized library cards, one for each student in the school, with a different color for each grade level.
What have our 1st graders been learning? Read their “Goodbye, First Grade – Hello, Second!” poems to find out.
What would the world be like if 2nd and 4th graders were in charge? Read our class poems to find out!
2nd grade students read the picture book biography Pablo Neruda: Poet of the People, then examined snippets of poems from his book Odes to Common Things, and finally wrote their own odes to common things using a variety of household objects.