OPA Libraries Report

December and January 2018-2019

Library Curriculum


  • Love Your Library Book Contest
  • Fiction & Nonfiction
  • Reading Genres: Historical Fiction, Fantasy, & Realistic Fiction, Adventure, Humor
  • Folktales & Myths
  • Poetry
  • Winter Break Bingo
  • Winter Holidays Books
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  • New Year's Library Resolutions
  • Good Fit Books
  • Science Fair
  • Reading Genres: Adventure, Sports
  • Fairy Tales, Folk Tales & Myths
  • Poetry
  • Graphic Novels
  • Caldecott Winners
  • Quality Books
  • Animal Fantasy
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Spanish Magazines

Leveled Magazines

The Jr. high library has added collections of Spanish Magazines at three levels:

Level 1: Que Tal? Beginner

Level 2: Ahora Intermediate

Level 3: El Sol Advanced

Check with the teacher or librarian to access them digitally.


Digital website for Spanish magazines

Featured Database: EBSCO Middle School

EBSCO Middle School

  • A user-friendly interface that allows you to search many databases with a single search box.
  • Students can access ESBCO Middle School by going to Utah's Online Library.
  • Ask the librarian or your teacher for the home access information.
  • Students can access reliable and vetted information at their reading level.
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Youth Media Awards

Every year librarians around the country meed at the Midwinter Meeting to choose the best Youth Media of the year. Here's a sampling of titles:

Featured App: Play and Learn Science

The inaugural Excellence in Early Learning Digital Media Award is being given in 2019 to a digital media producer that has created distinguished digital media for an early learning audience.

The 2019 in Early Learning Digital Media Award winner is Play and Learn Science, produced by PBS Kids.


Elementary Statistics

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Jr. High Statistics

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