Library Notes

monthly library report: December

General Stats:

Class days: 14

Class visits/lessons: 110

Students on passes: # not available at this time

Circulation: 2,811


Library website planning with Sonya Bianco 12/10

Meeting with Debra Buffington, LMC 12/10

Collaboration & Instructional Units:

Book fair book commercials

Book fair preview- 4/5th grades buddied with Prek/K
Holiday books & traditions

World Book student encyclopedia research game
Pulled "arctic" books for 1st grade

Planning & Management:

Received donation of 25 new books from community member, Ray Donley- Bluebonnet nominees 2015

Processed 100 new books (Scholastic, book fair, JLG, donation)
Hosted Scholastic book fair- sold $6,842 worth of books, earning us $3,421 worth of books for our students

Purchased 30 new Capstone e-books with Capstone matching grant

Sent student overdue notices

Renewed all staff checkouts: new due date 5/29

Applied for Laura Edwards TLA scholarship

Perez Reads initiatives:

December books displayed- Winter & Holiday books

Distributed AR planet pins, lanyards, stickers

Registered Perez for Read to Succeed

Miscellaneous Library Use:

Girls with pens writing presentation 12/10

Administrative meeting 12/17

Cafeteria/Office staff holiday party 12/18

In January...

  • Celebrating "Nonfiction New Year"! Students will track nonfiction reading on the chart in the library and get a bonus nonfiction check out all month long.
  • Book swap (tentative)- Look for an email with more details

A Chance to Win!

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