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November Issue #43 v. 1

Have a free period? Teacher out? Have some work to do? Come visit the Library!

ODD (1,3) Days - Closed Period 5

EVEN (2,4) Days - Closed Period 6

Extra Help - Monday, A.M.

Quote of the Week

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November is Native American Heritage Month

Learn About Native American Heritage Month

Every November during Native American Heritage Month and throughout the year, the National Park Service and our partners share history and the continuing culture of America's indigenous peoples.

Native American Heritage Month - PBS

Native American Heritage Month has evolved from its beginnings as a week-long celebration in 1986, when President Reagan proclaimed the week of November 23-30, 1986 as "American Indian Week."

Spotlight on Something New

Teen Book Cloud

TeenBookCloud is an online database of eBooks which includes graphic novels, enhanced novels, eBooks, classic literature, National Geographic videos, resources, and audiobooks. The collection is available online around the clock.

Veteran's Day 2021

Veteran's Day - Britannica

Learn some quick facts about Veteran's Day!

The History Veteran's Day

Veterans Day gives Americans the opportunity to celebrate the bravery and sacrifice of all U.S. veterans. However, most Americans confuse this holiday with Memorial Day, reports the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Agent of Change

Joy Harjo

Joy Harjo was appointed the new United States poet laureate in June 2019, and is the first Native American Poet Laureate in the history of the position. Harjo is a poet, musician, and playwright. Check out this link to learn more about this poet!

Places To Find A Good Book!

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*ATTENTION!!* Get Your Very Own Public Library Card!!

There are so many great things offered through the public library, making it a perfect time to get your very own library card for the Peninsula Public Library! Fill out the form here. Applications will be accepted now through November 30!

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 Tutor.com

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

Ted-Ed: The Rise and Fall of the Lakota Empire

Meet the Educator - Pekka Hämäläinen - TED-Ed Original lessons feature the words and ideas of educators brought to life by professional animators.

Virtual Field Trips

These live and interactive programs led by a museum educator focus on specific topics in Indigenous histories, cultures, and contemporary lives.

Resources for Native American Heritage Month

This Teacher's Guide will introduce you to the cultures and explore the histories of some groups within the over 5 million people who identify as American Indian in the United States, with resources designed for integration.

Native American Heritage Month - NEA

Explore Native American culture during November or any time during the school year with lessons, resources, timelines, and videos.

$40,000 in Teacher Prizes

Stock Your Classroom for Back-to-School !! Check out We Are Teachers & win BIG !!

Research

Access Our School Databases for Research

Username: xg39 and Password: nbsls

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? lvutianitis@lawrence.k12.ny.us

Issue #43 November 1 - November 15