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October 2022 - Issue #52


lunch passes are now available! stop by before going to the cafeteria!

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spooky stuff

listen to james earl jones read the raven

Edgar Allan Poe-The Raven- Read by James Earl Jones
For Your listening pleasure: Lore podcast

Award-winning, critically-acclaimed podcast about true life scary stories. Lore exposes the darker side of history, exploring the creatures, people, and places of our wildest nightmares. Because sometimes the truth is more frightening than fiction.

Teachers Corner

Amazing Giveaways for Teachers

WeAreTeachers has given away over $5 million in prizing. See what’s up for grabs right now

45 Best Free and Paid Reading Websites for Kids

Fluent reading may be the most important skill anyone can master. Studies show it only takes 15 minutes of practice each day to build fluency, and these reading websites for kids can help.

Teachers Swear By These 8 Education Podcasts

From readers’ suggestions, we’ve curated a list of teacher podcasts that are everything but hokey, dry, or fake. Give these a listen and prepare to laugh, be inspired, and have your teacher mind blown wide open.

30 Free Google Slides Templates and Themes for Teachers

Google Slides is free, easy to use, and offers so many options! These Google Slides templates are all also free, and they give you endless ways to use this essential tool in your classroom. Choose a few to customize now!

Places To Find A Good Book!

Find A Book in the LHS Virtual Library, Sora

Use your Google waffle to access Sora!

Epic Reads

Looking for your next great read? Check out Epic Reads. Includes Young Adult books from A to Z. Including videos, new releases, interviews, top lists and much more!

Peninsula Public Library

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


Looking for current events articles? Click here!

To find out how you can access NY Times, Newsday, and Wall Street Journal, email Ms. V at for the access code!

Access Our School Databases for Research

Username: xg39 and Password: nbsls

Something for Everyone

Learn to Type With These Typing Apps!

More than ever, typing is an essential part of learning. There are so many great typing apps for students that are engaging, interactive, and educational. Here is list for elementary, middle, and high school kids!

On 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.

Secret Study Hacks

Studying doesn't have to be hard. In fact, there are plenty of simple methods that exist which simplify the entire process.

Questions? Ideas?

October 2022 Issue #52