Author Archives: MJanavicius

Choose Kind Bookmark Contest Winners

Congrats to the winners of the Choose Kind bookmark contest! Copies of the winning bookmark were given to everyone in the winners’ classes, and the bookmarks are being featured in the library this month. The bookmarks were all so good, we … Continue reading

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AUTHOR VISIT A SUCCESS!

Thank you to The Book Stall for sending us author Andrea Beaty! This past Wednesday 1st and 2nd-grade students enjoyed hearing about her new book, Rosie Revere and the Raucous Riveters: The Questioneers, Book 1. Beaty fans, check out these … Continue reading

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New Maker Space for October

New Maker Space starting Monday, October 1: Build with Straws Students will become engineers as the build with Strawbees – REUSABLE straws and connectors!  Watch our Twitter account for pictures of their creations!  @WescottLMC

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Banned Books Week 2018

Have you ever read Harry Potter? Captain Underpants? Because of Winn Dixie? Charlotte’s Web? June B. Jones? Hop on Pop? Then guess what – you have read a book that has been banned or challenged because of its content! In recognition of Banned Books Week next … Continue reading

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Two Authors Visiting Wescott in October!

 Andrea Beaty will be visiting Wescott 1st and 2nd graders on Wednesday, October 3. The visit will take place in the MPR starting at 9:30 am. Andrea Beaty is the bestselling author of Rosie Revere, Engineer, which spent more than 62 weeks on the New York … Continue reading

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New Maker Space for September!

The Library Maker Space opened for business this week! Here are the details: Two students may come down from each class during extension time to work on the maker space project. If students go to appointments during extension, we can work … Continue reading

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News for Week 3: 9/3-7/18

This week in library students in 1st grade will start to prepare for International Dot Day by reading The Dot by Peter Reynolds.  1st graders will complete a Dot Day art project next week in the library. 2nd graders will … Continue reading

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News for Week 2: 8/27-31/18

The first week of school was great!  Students learned all about the library expectations and procedures. This week students in grade 1 will learn about how we take care of our library books and they will check out for the … Continue reading

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Welcome Back!

Welcome back to school! I am so happy to be back as the librarian at Wescott for my 4th year.  Last year was so much fun, and I have even more fun planned for 2018-2019! Wish Tree in the library: … Continue reading

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SUMMER READING LISTS

Are you looking for books for you or your students to read over the summer? Publications are starting to come out with recommended reads. Check out the lists below: Here is a lovely PDF of 2018 Summer Reading Recommendations from the … Continue reading

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