Library Times

Wayne Middle School Library Newsletter ~ January 2016

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2016

In Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Day 2016, the library has pulled together a large display of books surrounding the theme of Dr. King and the Civil Right's Movement. Come in and check out some of these books and learn more about this truly inspirational American!

Many communities throughout the country celebrate Dr. King's legacy by participating in a Day of Service. RochesterCares hosts an annual day of service called King for a Day which will take place on Saturday, January 16th. This is an opportunity for volunteers of all ages to participate in a day of community service in conjunction with the City of Rochester and local universities. Please click on the above links for details.

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Ancient China Exploration Stations Research

6th grade social studies classes participate in a two-day Research Exploration of the many contributions and inventions Ancient China made to the modern world . Students have the opportunity for hands-on learning about the history of Chinese writing, Chinese cooking methods and utensils, construction of the Great Wall, the Terra Cotta Army, the teachings of Confucius, and the Dynasty System of.
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Biology Animal classification Research

8th grade Biology students honed their research skills learning about and sharing information on a living creature of their choice with special emphasis on the animal's scientific name and the rationale for its taxonomy.
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NEW STEAM resources in the Library (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math)