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Fiction Section Now Organized by Genre!
by Amy O'Riley - Wednesday, September 20, 2017, 1:15 PM
 

Did you know that our Fiction Section is now organized by genre? For example, if you like reading mysteries, we now have all of our mystery books in one section. Here is a list of all of our genres...

Genre Categories

 
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Welcome Back!
by Amy O'Riley - Tuesday, September 19, 2017, 4:11 PM
 

Welcome back for the 2017-2018 school year! We are looking forward to a great year! We are getting ready to go!!

New materials for the MakerSpace!

New Books!

Fiction Section is now organized by genres!

and MORE!!!

We can't wait to see you!

 
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The Year in Review
by Amy O'Riley - Wednesday, June 14, 2017, 2:29 PM
 

Thank you for a great year in the Information Center! Here are some highlights about what we accomplished and some ways to get involved next year!

Year in Review

 
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Summer Reading 2017
by Amy O'Riley - Friday, May 26, 2017, 3:18 PM
 

Summer Reading Covers

All students at MVMS are required to participate in the Summer Reading Program. Students must select one book from the list provided and read it over the summer vacation. In the fall, students will participate in a school wide Summer Reading Event. In addition, students will complete ...

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Makerspace Activities for the Week of 5-1 - 5/5
by Amy O'Riley - Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 1:20 PM
 

Here are the Makerspace Activities for the Week of 5/1 - 5/5


Make and Take Station: Make a Mother's Day Card

STEM Challenge: May the Force Be With You

Coding Station: Build a Galaxy With Code

Google Apps Station: Make a Mother's Day Card with Google Slides

 
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Celebrate the Centennial (100th Anniversary) of the U.S. Entry into WWI
by Amy O'Riley - Thursday, April 6, 2017, 2:08 PM
 

Did you know that today, April 6, 2017 is the Centennial (100th Anniversary) of the U.S. entry into WWI? Wow!


Stop by the Information Center and check out some of our books about WWI and learn a little bit more about our country's history!

Teachers... there is also a board of resources on Discovery Education. Log in with your Google Account and click on the other educators in my school link and you will see that I shared it.


WWI Book Display

 
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Play Ball! Baseball Season is Open and We are Ready!
by Amy O'Riley - Thursday, April 6, 2017, 2:02 PM
 

Play Ball! Baseball season is open and we are ready! Come and checkout some our books on baseball! We have both fiction and nonfiction. We hope some of our books will be a home run for you! We also have some coloring baseball bookmarks for you to take!


Baseball Display

 
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April is National Poetry Month! Celebrate With Us!
by Amy O'Riley - Thursday, April 6, 2017, 1:57 PM
 

April is National Poetry Month. We have a lot of activities going on in the Information Center. Take a look  . . .

  • Poetry books are on display, come and check one out!


  • Check out our 15 Must Share Poems and vote for your favorite! Click here for the link to read the poems. Click here to vote for your favorite poem.


  • Want to learn more about some famous poets? Check out our display in the Biography Section and vote for your favorite quote! Click here to read the quotes and vote!


Poetry Month Bulletin Board

 
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March Madness Tournament of New Books - We have a winner!
by Amy O'Riley - Thursday, April 6, 2017, 1:44 PM
 

Thank you all who participated in the 1st Annual MVMS March Madness Tournament of New Books! We had a great time. All of the votes have been tallied and here is your 2016-2017 Champion!


The Amulet Series!

Amulet Series


Here are the full results . . .

March Madness

 
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Makerspace Activities for the Week of 4/3 - 4/7
by Amy O'Riley - Thursday, April 6, 2017, 1:34 PM
 

Here are the Makerspace Activities for the Week of 4-3 - 4/7:

Building Station Week 1: Build a Structure With Magna Tiles 
Community Outreach Station Week 2: Cards and Letters for Troops 
Poetry Month Station Week 1: Acrostic Poetry 
Coding Station Week 1: Kodable Coding