Monday, June 5, 2017

Looking for great summer reads?


Lower School Summer Reading 2017 from Natalie Harvey


Rising and Current Forest and Mountain families -- check out next year's Forest & Mountain Reader's Choice Award book list! 


Monday, May 22, 2017

New books coming out this summer!

Check out some of the videos Forest and Mountain class students made about what books they are excited to read this summer! Note: The password is the same as the one for World Book and Pebble Go. :)
  Look at all the fabulous new books coming out this summer!

Monday, May 15, 2017

Forest & Mountain Reader's Choice Award announcements!

Thank you to all of our eager readers in Forest and Mountain classes who voted for their favorite books on our first ever Forest & Mountain Reader's Choice Award list! With so many great books to choose from, the votes were spread out amongst lots of titles, but the 2016-17 winner is...

Sisters by Raina Telgemeier

Ready to nominate books for next year's list? If you are a Forest or Mountain class student or teacher, fill out the form below to nominate your favorite book!


Monday, April 24, 2017

Poem in Your Pocket - April 27!

Celebrate National Poetry Month and Poem in Your Pocket Day by reading loads of poetry! There are so many different styles and forms to enjoy, about any topic you can imagine. My favorite poet? e.e.cummings, who wrote my favorite poem "anyone lived in a pretty how town" below:



And check out this great biography - Enormous Smallness by Matthew Burgess - from the LS Library!



Happy reading,



Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Free Trial to Pebble Go Next

Let's explore PebbleGo Next! This new database has science information for students in grades 3-5. It has the same great features as PebbleGo - read-aloud options, videos, and content aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards. Try it out at school or at home until April 15th!

UN: pgfourleaf        PW: clover 



Happy researching,





Thursday, February 2, 2017

NC Kids Digital Library


nckids.overdrive.com


I am so thrilled to share this great news - we now have a state digital library of ebooks, audiobooks, and book videos just for kids!


If you have a public library card here in North Carolina, you can check out any of these books! Great for long car rides to school, vacations, and family sharing. 

Happy reading, 

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Friday, January 13, 2017