Mustang Ford Library News!

1st Six Weeks Newsletter

Welcome Back Ford Mustangs!

Our "Meet the teacher night" was a huge success and our school is running smoothly. As we start a new year I would like to cordially invite you to our first 2016-2017 "Family Literacy Night" September 7, 2016 from 3:25-4:45 p.m. We will have Pharr Memorial Library Personnel in hand to allow parents and students to obtain a library card. The information needed is a driver license or identification card from the parent as well as a utility bill. We want to sign up as many of our students to their community library. Please help me by spreading the word with your students and parents.

Henry Ford Elementary Library & Pharr Memorial Library Working Together to make all reading resources available for our students!

Super Henry Ford Readers!

Super Readers stopped by the library to pick up a copy of "bright summer reader logs" during "Meet the Teacher Night" and were also taken a pictures as "Super Readers."


Super Readers were also given a Free Bookmark so they will never loose their super reading pages ever again!

Henry Ford Bright Summer Recipients for 2016-2017

Mackinvia Resources

Teachers please don't forget to use the resources available in MackinVIA. "MackinVIA is a complete eResource management system providing easy access to eBooks, audiobooks and educational databases. With just one login, users can view, utilize, and manage all of their eResources. Further, MackinVIA allows simultaneous, unlimited access to multiple users and is mobile friendly."

Henry Ford Elementary Library Resources 2016-2017


***Username & Password have been provided in your cubbies in a laminated bookmark.*** Further questions please stop by our library for information if needed.


What’s inside Mackin Via?

· Ebooks *NEW Brain Hive

· Follett shelf

· Destiny Online Catalog

· Tumble Books

· Brainpop, Brainpop Jr., Brainpop Esp., Brainpop ESL

· National Geographic Kids- magazines, books, videos

· Info Bits- biography research

· Encyclopedia Britannica/ Encyclopedia Britannica en español

· Discovery Education/ United Streaming

· and more

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***Upcoming-Million Father March

Monday, Sep. 5th, 8:30pm

1200 East Polk Avenue

Pharr, TX

Let's invite our Fathers or Father Figures to be part of our students lives. Together we can transform lives.
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**Upcoming-Grandparents Day!

We will be celebrating Grandparents Day on September 9, we will be sending out a reminder. We will be allowing our students to invite their grandparents to celebrate and read with them at the library from 8:00-9:00. Grandparents participating will be able to read and enjoy quality time with them at the library.