Lawrence Middle School Library

March - Issue Number 49

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NEA Read Across America is March 2nd

Let's read and grow together with 12 months of recommended books, authors, and teaching resources that promote diversity and inclusion.

Agent of Change

Marley Dias

Check out this amazing young lady. The 2021 Ambassador of National Educational Association (NEA) Read Across America. Host and Executive Producer of Netflix’s Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices.

Marley Dias on the impact of "Brown Girl Dreaming"
International Women’s Day is on March 8th

International Women’s Day is held on March 8th each year to celebrate women’s economic, political and cultural achievements.

Teacher's Corner

Britannica Presents 100 Women Trailblazers

Check out Today's Activists · Malala Yousafzai​ · Jane Fonda​ · Gloria Steinem ​ · Susan Faludi ​ · Leymah Gbowee​ · Waris Dirie​ · Find it in your Lawrence bookmarks on your ChromeBook. Username & Password = broadway

7 Great Movies for Women's History Month

Looking for great movies to watch during Women's History Month? Here are 7 films with extraordinary female characters that could spark conversations with your kids.

Women's History Month on Biography.com

The month of March celebrates the contributions women have made throughout history in science, politics, law, sports, the arts, entertainment, and many other fields.

Women's History Month - History.com

Women’s History Month is a dedicated month to reflect on the often-overlooked contributions of women to United States history.

10 Data Science Jobs Your Students Should Know About

Data science is a career field poised for massive growth.

5 Powerful Poems for Women's History Month

Women have a way with words. They deal with a lot. So, it's no surprise that poetry by women speaks to us all. It's filled with passion, emotion and incredibly eloquent words. Check out these poets.

Women of Water

How six women are raising their voices and using technology to lead the charge for clean water. A 10 minute read that may just convince you, that you can change the world.

25 Amazing Animal Facts

Did you know: rats laugh when being tickled! Amazing Animal Facts to Share with your Students.

The Month of March 2022

Holidays, Fun Facts, Folklore

Spotlight on a Database

BrainPOP Jr.

Animated Educational Site for Kids - Science, Social Studies, English, Math, Arts & Music, Health, and Technology. Find it in your Lawrence bookmarks on your ChromeBook. Username & Password = broadway

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The Most Exciting Middle Grade/Chapter Books of 2022

Take a look, see what grabs you, and get ready for a wild ride.

📚 Peninsula Public Library 📚

Take a peek at what is going on at the Library! Find a book for curbside 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

SORA - Find a book in the LMS Virtual Library

Use your Google waffle to access Sora!

Look for more great - ebooks in our Lawrence Bookmarks - Tumble Books & Teen Book Cloud

Random Acts of Kindness

IMAGINE WHAT IT WOULD LOOK LIKE IF CHOOSING KINDNESS WAS THE NORM. WE BELIEVE IT’S POSSIBLE

✏️ Research ✏️

Access our School Library Databases using the link in our Lawrence Bookmarks on your ChromeBook or use the link offered here. Locate Lawrence Elementary/Middle School in the menu. The Username and Password = broadway

😎 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.

Fun For Everyone

10 Books To Read If Your Kids Love Encanto

Encanto is filled with gorgeous imagery, Latin American cultural references, and themes of family, expectations, and compassion. We pulled together a list of books that we think will appeal to all those Encanto fans out there. Give them a try!

Middle Grade Books - that Tackle Mental Health

Here are 12 kid-approved books that tackle mental health in a relatable way for young people. The books on this reading list have received rave reviews from young readers.

Kindness 2022

Download the new kindness calendar to practice kindness each day of 2022!

Virtual Field Trips

Designed for ages 9-15 customizable for all ages, virtual field trips allow students to travel the world and explore natural environments without leaving the classroom. Each virtual field trip contains a video, teacher guide, and student activities.

50 Best Educational Websites for Kids in 2022

Whether you need interactive games for your little ones, math skills help for your elementary aged children, educational videos for older kids, or academic help for your high school student, these websites will definitely help.

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