WHHS Library

May/June 2015 Monthly Report

WHHS Library Mission Statement

The mission of the Wade Hampton High School Library is to ensure that students and staff develop critical thinking skills, are effective and ethical users of resources, ideas, and information, and are enthusiastic readers and lifelong learners.

May/June in the WHHS Library

We had 14 class visits out of 82 available class periods in May/June.
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Summer Reading

Share Your Summer Reading with WHHS!

1. Take lots of pictures of your reading this summer! (selfies, #shelfies, #bookface - be creative! )

2. Post your pictures online to Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook between June 1 and August 21.

3. Use the hashtag #readinglikegenerals and tag the library

- Instagram = @whhslibrary

- Twitter = @whhslib

- Facebook = WHHS Library

4. You will be entered into a drawing for each post. Enter as many times as you like! Winners will be announced the second week of school. Everyone who participates will receive a sweet treat.

5. Follow the WHHS Library on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook and get an extra entry!

**Don’t use social media? No problem! Download a reading log from the library website and return it to the library by Friday, August 21. **

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App of the Month - You-Log Reading

Book lovers of all ages keep an accurate record of every book you own, have read, and want to read. Save time, paper, and your reading history!

  • Infants: Parents can log every book they read aloud to their pre-school children.
  • Young readers: Keep track of the minutes, pages, and genres you read each day with color-coded bar graphs & pie charts.
  • College students: Search for & add your assigned books & take/email/text notes on your required reading.
  • Parents: Use your iPhone to log your child’s reading activity & then print out or email his/her customized reading log to the teacher.
  • Teachers: Set reading goals for your students and monitor their progress. Use their reading logs for more focused individual conferences.
  • Adult readers: Catalogue your entire home library with info on title, author, publish date, ISBN, and genre.
  • Book Sellers: Keep track of your book inventory: scan book barcodes and add info about format, condition, cost, and purchase date.

YOU-LOG READING is a feature-rich logging app for book lovers of all ages.

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Additions to the Library Collection

We added 65 copies to the collection in April. See the full list here.
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