Hillside February Library News

Mrs. Lees, Librarian & Mrs. DuBois, Library Assistant

New books in the Library

Look what's Happening in Library Classes

Kindergarteners are learning about main characters, supporting characters,setting, sequencing, plot and theme of a fiction story.

Grade 1students just finished researching Australian animals that they heard about in Koala Lou by Mem Fox

Grade 2 students are learning how to use the Library database called Destiny to locate fiction and nonfiction books in our Library.

Grade 3 students are learning how to use keyword searching techniques in Destiny to narrow their search strategies to find specific information.

March 2 -Read Across America Day

Local author Barbara Puccia will be visiting Hillside School to talk to the children about her books and the writing process.