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Pennsylvania Avenue School
Digital Learning Day
Wednesday, February 6th Skype, iPads, Destiny Quest Book Reviews
Sharon Draper: Best of Pennsylvania Avenue
We love the Tears of a Tiger series..Circulation Statistics are BOOMING!
Science and Math, Oh MY!
Check out our new science and math titles..
Garden State Children's Book Award Winners
The 2013 Garden State Children's Book Awards Winners are:
EASY-TO-READ BOOK: Buzz Boy and Fly Guy By Tedd Arnold
FICTION, GRADES 2 – 5: Big Nate: in a Class by Himself By Lincoln Peirce
FICTION SERIES BOOK: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days By Jeff Kinney
NON-FICTION, GRADES 2 – 5: The Wimpy Kid Movie Diary By Jeff Kinney
The 2013 Garden State Teen Book Awards Winners are:
Fiction: Grades 6-8: The Lost Hero by Rick Riordan
Fiction: Grades 9-12: Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver
Nonfiction: Grades 6-12: Smile by Raina Telgemeier
Library Mission and Goal Statement
The goals of our library program are embedded in the belief that a media rich, well-run library, will even the playing field for our urban students, thus setting the stage for increased student achievement. These goals include the following: 1) Every library should have a highly trained and certified school librarian to guide students to appropriate tools, technology and resources, 2) sustain and elevate programs that build on the 21st Century Learner in Action Standards, and 3) build on the foundation set forth by the Empowering Learners: Guidelines for School Library Programs.