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February 2016

Welcome, Janet Stevens!

We are SO excited to announce that author & Caldecott Honor illustrator, Janet Stevens, will be visiting our school on Monday, February 29! Janet will be speaking to our students about the writing process and what it is like to be an author & illustrator.


You will definitely recognize Janet's work - click here to see a list of all the books she has written and/or illustrated! Mrs. Amundson has highlighted some of her favorites in the February book picks below. Stay tuned for more details about the times of Janet's assemblies and how you can get a signed copy of one of her books!

Media Specials Update

In specials classes last month, we explored...


  • What does it feel like to arrive in a new place? (5)
  • How are governments similar and different? (4)
  • What is it like to live near different landforms? (3)
  • How are people's lives impacted by the resources they have? (2)
  • How are different objects made? What are they made of? (1)
  • What changes do we see in the world around us? (K)

Mrs. Amundson's Favorite Janet Stevens Books

January Facts & Figures

Books Checked Out (E, ER & EC): 909

Books Checked Out (FIC): 367

Books Checked Out (Nonfiction): 824

Range View Elementary Library

Mollie Amundson

Teacher Librarian

Severance, CO