LIFE IN THE MIDDLE

Polk Middle School Library Report - Last Nine Weeks

Student Achievement

  • Book Fair Book Trailers
  • Book Fair - ALL GRADE LEVELS


  • Checked out relevant maker-space books for Ms. Graham in 7th grade science.
  • Checked out maker space items (sphero and makey makey) to Ms. Guest for her Escape Room in 7th grade science. Also, demo'd materials before hand.
  • Made available Barron's Profiles of American Colleges to Avid and Life Skill teacher - students also utilized the book in house on their AVID college projects


  • Pulled verse novels and poetry books for Poetry Month (April)
  • Showcased maker-space books available for checkout by students
  • Created a 3D dinosaur using our Dremal 3D printer to 7th grade IDS

Stakeholder Confidence

Annual Japanese Cultural Exchange

  • Hosted and scheduled event
  • 6th grade SS students visited the different stations during class period


Carrollton Public Library Summer Reading Program

  • Hosted and scheduled the public library's visit to our campus
  • 6th and 7th grade students learned about all the awesome summer reading activities available in their community


Scholastic Book Fair

  • Hosted and scheduled the annual spring book fair
  • Scheduled classes to visit during their LA class period
  • Showcased to students the book fair video to generate interest


MEMBERSHIPS:

  • All Girls STEAM/Makerspace Club
  • Campus Management Team
  • 8th Grade Advisory

Library Aides & Morning Library Volunteers

6 Library Aides

10 Volunteers/Advisory Board Members


Students check books in/out, shelve materials, help set-up for Book Fair, create displays, and help with decorations & contest ideas.