Check It Out - February

Haven't been to the library lately?

A Month in Review: February HDMS Library Happenings

  • 6th graders learned how to effectively use keywords when searching on the internet to bring back specific resources
  • 7th graders used the Interactive Dust Bowl website from Ken Burns' documentary to learn more about the time period and make connections to the novel Out of the Dust
  • 8th graders used Diigo to do collaborative research and Discovery Education Board Builder to create a poster about Reform Movements in the 1800's

Focus on Non-Fiction

Here are a few new titles which may help support your curriculum:

Coming up for March...

  • March is Read Across Maryland Month...view the link below to how to get involved
  • MSA testing continues
  • March Madness gets underway with a basketball themed display
  • The library will be closed March 24th to 28th for students and small groups during the day due to Science MSA testing

Don't get caught without your green on March 17th...stop by to pick up a book with a GREEN cover!

Book Selection Schedule

  • 6th the week of March 9th
  • 7th the week of March 17th
  • 8th the week of March 31st (adjusted due to Science MSA)
  • 6th the week of March 31st

Newsletter developed by: Sarah Scholl

Library Media Specialist at Havre de Grace Middle School