LHS Library Media Center Update

Our doors may be closed, but we are open online!

Week of April 6 - April 9, 2021 - Smore #27

Celebrate National Library Week!

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Do you know??

If you have a Peninsula Public Library card you can:



-Borrow e-books


-Access free homework and tutoring help from tutor.com


-Access career websites such as Career One Stop and My Next Move.



Click on the link below to get your very own library card!

https://forms.gle/g8JYnF9kuajmXXVd8


Don't miss this AMAZING opportunity!


Get your application in by April 30!

Quote of the Week

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Spotlight On Books in Verse

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To learn more and check out one of these books, click the button below.

LHS Virtual Library, Sora- Books In Verse

This button will lead you to the LHS Virtual Library, Sora.

April is National Poetry Month!

Agent of Change

Maya Angelou

Considered to be one of the most consequential figures of the 20th century, Maya Angelou had a diverse career spanning five decades — first as a singer and dancer, then as a journalist and civil-rights activist, a memoirist, poet and screenwriter.

Dr. Maya Angelou: "Be a Rainbow in Someone Else's Cloud" | Oprah's Master Class | OWN

Teacher's Corner

Dear Poet 2021- National Poetry Month

A multimedia project that invites students grades five through twelve to write letters in response to poems written and read by award-winning poets. Teachers can submit here, and students can submit here. Please submit your response(s) by April 30.

20 Terrific Guided Meditations for Teachers

These teacher guided meditations can be done anywhere and are perfect for when you just need to breathe. So, grab a cup of coffee and catch your breath with any of the 20! Additionally, consider sharing them with your students as needed.

Reading

Find A Book in the LHS Virtual Library, Sora

Use your Google waffle to access Sora!

New York Times Bestsellers

Looking for your next great read? Scroll through the listings for adult, young adult, middle school & children's picture books

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 Tutor.com

Research

Access Our School Databases for Research

Username: xg39 and Password: nbsls

Something For Everyone

Google Earth

Travel the world from the comfort of your home.

Stuck At Home?

These 12 Famous Museums Offer Virtual Tours You Can Take on Your Couch (video)

The Word Search

Fun to play and educational! Great for those students that are early finishers. Play on the computer or your device - If you're feeling a little more adventurous, why not create your very own with the simple to use Word Search Maker.

Questions? Ideas? Something to share?? Tell me, I am happy to post it here! lvutianitis@lawrence.k12.ny.us