Monday, November 25, 2013

Candy Cane the Library Elf

Candy Cane the library Elf enjoying his favorite book.
There is an Elf on a Shelf visiting the library during the month of December. He will be watching to see who is showing the 3 R's and we will give tickets to students who are on task and showing us how a library should look and sound. Students that earn tickets can put them in a drawing for prizes at the Christmas Sing.

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Giving Thanks

Giving Thanks: A Native American Good Morning Message
Written by Chief Jake Swamp, illustrated by Erwin Printup, Jr. 
This book is based on the Iroquois Thanksgiving Address, 
an ancient message of peace and appreciation for Mother Earth and all her inhabitants
 - the message is still spoken at ceremonial and governmental gatherings.

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Tuesday, November 5, 2013


Why did the Pilgrims leave their friends,
homes and sometimes family to travel to America?
Find out more about the Mayflower and Pilgrims here.

What do you know about your Ancestors?
What sacrifices have they made for you?
Do you have ancestors that came through Ellis Island?

Monday, November 4, 2013

My Grandpa
Grandpa with Morgan
Grandpa (bottom right) with his family