Monday, October 31, 2011

Author of Black Lagoon Series

We were excited to meet Mike Thaler- author of the Black Lagoon Series recently during the Burrow Library Services Book Harvest. He was very entertaining and inspiring as he has produced over 200 published books.

Monday, August 29, 2011

Be a Champion and Read Contest

Congratulations to the Be A Champion And Read winners....
Mikyah, Dontrel, Carson and Memphis

Thursday, March 3, 2011

Read Across America Skype with Detroit, Michigan

Mr. Graham's Fifth Grade skyped with Mr. Curran's Fourth grade in Detroit, Michigan as both classes read the book Regarding the Fountain by Kate Klise. The students shared their favorite parts from the book and ended the skype session by reading "NEA's Read Across America Reader's Oath.

Sunday, February 20, 2011

Regarding the Fountain

Mrs. Williams' class share their ideas for a school fountain.

Regarding the Fountain

Mr. Waits' class share their ideas for a school fountain.

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Regarding the Fountain

Fifth Grade students are reading the book Regarding the Fountain. They share their ideas of what a school fountain should look like.

First Grade Skypes with Author Hans Wilhelm

We were so honored and excited for Mitchell First Grade students to meet and talk with author Hans Wilhelm. He has written over 200 books- some of which are in our library. First Grade students read "I'll Always Love You" and "Wake Up Sun" in preparation for the visit with Mr. Wilhelm.

Saturday, January 8, 2011

Regarding the Fountain

5th Grade students will be reading the book "Regarding the Fountain" by Kate Klise this 9 weeks. Students will be participating in a wiki with classes from across the United States. Check out this website: 5th Grade students are participating in a book discussion on an Emodo website:

Harriet the Spy

Fourth Grade students will be reading the book "Harriet the Spy" while in the library this 9 weeks. As an introduction to the book, students drew pictures of items and wrote descriptions of their person, place or thing much like a spy would do.