Library Blog


1st Grade Author-Illustrator Visit

Dear First Graders and Parents,

We arAdobe Photoshop PDFe excited to bring acclaimed author-illustrator Abby Hanlon to our library on Thursday, January 5th to speak to our first grade classes. In her talk, Abby will share Dory Fantasmagory and talk to students about how she created the story and illustrations with a lot of help from her first grade twins.

Please note, this talk is during school hours and is for the students only but we want to let parents know so they can help their kids get familiar with Abby’s books before the visit. (more…)

4th & 5th graders Author Visit Zetta Elliot

16dec_zettaellison_birdDear 4th & 5th graders and Parents,
We are excited to bring award-winning author Zetta Elliott on Wednesday, Jan 11th to speak to our 4th and 5th grade classes.

Please note, this talk is during school hours and is for the students only but we want to let parents know so they can help their kids get familiar with  Zetta’s books before the visit. (more…)

Kindergarten Author-Illustrator Visit Ruth Chan

Dear Kindergartners and Parents,
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We are excited to bring acclaimed author-illustrator Ruth Chan to our library on  Tuesday, December 13th to speak to our Kindergarten classes.

Please note, this talk is during school hours and is for the students only but we want to let parents know so they can help their kids get familiar with Ruth’s books before the visit.

Before the visit
We have purchased some copies of Ruth’s book for the classrooms so students can become familiar with her work before the visit. There are also additional copies in the library that students may check out. (more…)

Third Grade Author-Illustrator Visit, Oct 21st

Dear Third Graders and Parents,

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We are excited to bring acclaimed author-illustrator Jason Chin to our library on  Friday, October 21th to speak to our third grade classes. Jason will give students an inside look at how he makes his books. He will talk about the science behind his books, his research process, and how he writes and illustrates.

Please note, this talk is during school hours and is for the students only but we want to let parents know so they can help their kids get familiar with Jason’s books before the visit. (more…)

Let the Summer Reading Begin!

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We hope that your summer is filled with fun, sun, and lots of reading! We also hope you and your children enjoy our summer reading book, The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate. Please participate in our online summer reading VoiceThread book club at http://ps32.ed.voicethread.com/. Email LMCHelp@ps32.org if you need any help participating in the Social Readia™.

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