VR Library Newsletter

December

Library Checkouts

In the three school weeks in December, there were 3,221 books checked out!

Book Club

5th Grade book club discusses Odette's Secrets.
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Library Lessons

PK- Familiar Stories

Kindergarten- Following DIrections and Searching for Library Books

1st Grade- Research Unit Colonial Times

2nd Grade- Searching the Online Catalog

5th Grade- Research Unit Alternative Energy

All grade level read aloud on announcements

5th Grade Research

Alternative Energy Research- Students used the VR Library Libguide to become experts on one alternative energy used in the US. Then, they used ipads create and present to their peers. The fifth graders mashed the apps Educreations and Thinglink.

1st Grade Research

First graders researched "How Technology Changes Transportation, Recreation, and Communication." They focused primarily on comparing Colonial Times to the present.


Students learned through reading, listening stations, and experiences. They were exposed to replicas of Colonial toys and practiced writing with quill pens. The first graders used the apps Educreations and QR creator to present their learning.

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