Tuesday, August 27, 2013

What's New In the Library: August

These 3 books just arrived today.  Check 'em out, why don't you!!!

Monday, August 26, 2013

Book of the Week: The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane

The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane
Kate DiCamillo

Each week I plan on introducing you to one of my favorite books, or even a not-so-favorite-but-still-worth-reading book. 

This week, it's...

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Teachers, This One's For Us.

Sometimes, we all need a little motivation (myself included).  I found this video from TED on a fifth grade teacher's awesome blog.  Check out the video.  Check out the blog.  I think you'll find something to take with you.

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Reading Rocks! The Year of 10 Books.

As your body grows bigger

Your mind must flower.

It's great to learn

'Cause knowledge is power!

— Opening theme to Schoolhouse Rock

This year, WMS is all about reading!  And why not?  Everyone knows that...

Friday, August 16, 2013

Accessing Your Library Account (or your child's library account)

Being able to access your library account on our OPAC (online public access catalog) can be very helpful. 

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Become a Friend of the WMS Library

Henry Ford once said, "My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me." Bringing out the best in our school library takes many friends, people just like you who value the library.

Friday, August 2, 2013

Welcome Back

Is it August already?  Time flies, doesn't it?  Welcome back, students and parents, to another great school year here at Westmoreland Middle!