Mrs. Wenger (Library)

Week of March 30-April 1, 2020: Library E-Learning

Subject Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
PreK 3

 

E-Book: Share Vanessa Marano & Katie Leclerc’s reading of Chester’s Way using this link  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iC8YpmnzbU8&feature=youtu.be

Activities: Discuss themes of Acceptance, Friendship, Manners, Courage and the importance of American Sign Language.

Databases: For more K-5 E-Books and resources, please select the Welcome Tab on this webpage and select K-5 or use Find It VA K-5

Pre K 4

E-Book: Share Vanessa Marano & Katie Leclerc’s reading of Chester’s Way using this link  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iC8YpmnzbU8&feature=youtu.be

Activities: Discuss themes of Acceptance, Friendship, Manners, Courage and the importance of American Sign Language.

Databases: For more K-5 E-Books and resources, please select the Welcome Tab on this webpage and select K-5 or use Find It VA K-5

Kindergarten

E-Book: Share Rita Moreno’s reading of I Need My Monster. Written by: Amanda Noll & Illustrated by: Howard McWilliam using this link https://www.storylineonline.net/books/i-need-my-monster/

Activities: Discuss themes of  Imagination, Friendship, and Bedtime Routine. Review the Activity Guide and complete the activities of your choice.

Databases: For more K-5 E-Books and resources, please select the Welcome Tab on this webpage and select K-5 or use this link Find It VA K-5

Grade 1

E-Book: Share Rami Malek’s reading of The Empty Pot, written & illustrated by: Demi using this link: https://www.storylineonline.net/books/the-empty-pot/

Activities: Discuss themes of Honesty, Telling the truth, Learning from failure. Review the Activity Guide and complete the activities of your choice Activity Guide

Databases: For more K-5 E-Books and resources, please select the Welcome Tab on this webpage and select K-5 or use Find It VA K-5

Grade 2

E-Book: Share Rami Malek’s reading of The Empty Pot, written & illustrated by: Demi using this link: https://www.storylineonline.net/books/the-empty-pot/

Activities: Discuss themes of Honesty, Telling the truth, Learning from failure. Review the Activity Guide and complete the activities of your choice Activity Guide

Databases: For more K-5 E-Books and resources, please select the Welcome Tab on this webpage and select K-5 or use Find It VA K-5

Grade 3

E-Book: Share Allison Janney’s reading of  Carla’s Sandwich, written by Debbie Herman and illustrated by Sheila Bailey.

Activities: Discuss themes of Acceptance, Tolerance, Individuality, Peer Pressure. Review the Activity Guides and complete the activities of your choice:

Teacher Activity Guide  

Parent Activity Guide

Databases: Access Library of Virginia Databases using the Welcome Tab of this webpage and selecting K-5 or at Find It VA K-5  Review the READ K-8 Collection – an Ebsco K-8 Collection that includes fiction and nonfiction full-text E-Books and select books of your choice for enjoyment and research.

Grade 4

E-Audio Book: Listen to Chapters 1 & 2 of Heidi by Swiss author Johanna Spyri.

Activities: Explore the theme of finding happiness amidst adversity.

Databases: Access Library of Virginia Databases at Find It VA K-5  Review the READ K-8 Collection – an Ebsco K-8 Collection that includes fiction and nonfiction full-text E-Books, and select books of your choice for enjoyment and research.

Grade 5

E-Audio Book: Listen to Chapters 5 & 6 of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll.

or

E-Book: Read the text version at Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

Activities: Explore themes of curiosity, identity, and growing up. Print these Alice in Wonderland Playing Cards and have fun playing a card game while answering the questions on the cards!

Databases: Access Library of Virginia Databases at Find It VA K-5  Review the READ K-8 Collection – an Ebsco K-8 Collection that includes fiction and nonfiction full-text E-Books and select books of your choice for enjoyment and research.

Grade 6

E-Audio Book: Listen to Chapters 11-15 of Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi.

Activities: Explore themes of morals, ethics, family, friends, good and bad advice.

Databases: Access the Library of Virginia database website Find It VA – Middle School and review Middle School Cricket Media Collection, then select books of your choice for enjoyment and research. The eBook Cricket Media Collection includes more than 400 titles in eBook format.

Grade 7

E-Audio Book: Listen to Chapters 11-15 of Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maude Montgomery.

Activities: Explore themes of Friendship, Coming of Age, and Duty.

Databases: Access the Library of Virginia database website Find It VA – Middle School and review Middle School Cricket Media Collectionand select books of your choice for enjoyment and research.The eBook Cricket Media Collection includes more than 400 titles in eBook format.

Grade 8

E-Audio Book: Listen to Chapters 11-15 of  Newberry Award Winner, The Giver by Lois Lowry using the eaudio link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZQq79KFowEA

Activities: Explore themes of Utopian versus Dystopian Futures, Independence, and Human Emotions.

Databases: Access the Library of Virginia database Find It VA – Middle School and review the Middle School Cricket Media Collection and select books of your choice for enjoyment and research.The eBook Cricket Media Collection includes more than 400 titles in eBook format.

 

Welcome to the St. Michael School Library

The library maintains a balanced collection of over 10,000 comprehensive and carefully selected volumes that promote our school mission. These resources include fiction and nonfiction books, a Catholic reference collection, general reference material, subject relate electronic media, and a balanced number of periodicals to serve all student grade levels. Our program strives to ignite student creativity and curiosity, inspire a deep love of reading, and instill a mastery of basic research skills using print and digital media.

“The only thing that you absolutely have to know, is the location of the library.” Albert Einstein

 

Recommended Library of Virginia Websites for Research & E-Book Access (without a Library Card)

Click On K-5 or Middle School Below

(Userid:valib Pw:va@lib1)

K-5