Lawrence High School Library

April Issue #57

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Celebrating National Poetry Month

Poem In Your Pocket Day - April 27th

Poem in Your Pocket Day was initiated in April 2002 by the Office of the Mayor in New York City, in partnership with the city’s Departments of Cultural Affairs and Education.

Ready-Made Poem in Your Pocket

Poem in Your Pocket Day is a national initiative that aims to share the joy and community of poetry by inspiring people to read and carry a poem with them throughout the day.

45 Must Share Poems

45 Must-Share Poems for Middle School and High School. These poems inspire creativity. Note: Be sure to review these poems for middle school and high school students before sharing to ensure they align with your learning environment.

Maintained by the Academy of American Poets, is a place to find contemporary American poetry and poets.

Famous Poets and Poems

If you’re looking for a specific poem, you’ll likely find it here. You can also get biography information about poets, as well as quotes and a bibliography.

PBS- Poetry in America

Athletes, poets, politicians, musicians, architects, scientists, actors, entrepreneurs, and citizens of all ages join together with host and Harvard professor Elisa New to experience and share the power of poetry

Places To Find A Good Book!

The 16 Most Anticipated YA Books to Read in April

If you’re looking for reads to get you through April, look no further!

Peninsula Public Library Website

Take a peek at what is going on at the Library! Find a book for curb side pick up! Take a trip to a museum with free passes! Database access also available.Use your library card to borrow books using Sora or get free homework help from

New York Public Library

Get a library card, attend virtual programs and and so much MORE @ nypl. Check it out!!

Find A Book in the LHS Virtual Library, Sora

Use your Google waffle to access Sora!

Epic Reads

Looking for your next great read? Check out Epic Reads. Includes Young Adult books from A to Z. Including videos, new releases, interviews, top lists and much more!

Teachers Corner

29 Apps To Combat Anxiety and Stress

Experts recommend meditation, yoga, deep breathing, and calming music as good ways to illicit a calming response. Below find some of the best apps to combat anxiety and reduce stress—for both students and adults.


Access Our School Databases for Research

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Fun for Everyone!

Word of the Day

Learn a new word everyday. Impress your friends & teachers. Improve your vocabulary and SAT/ACT scores.

This Day in History

Encyclopedia Britannica brings you this day in history. Check out the option to find out what happened in history on your birthday or any day!

Questions? Ideas?

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