Lawrence Middle School Library
January - Issue Number 46
Quote of the Week
Reviews & recommendations for all ages - birth through teens.
Congratulations to the 2021 Regeneron Science Talent Search Finalists! Watch these amazing young scientists talk about their STEM projects.
If you haven’t used Blooket to gamify your math class yet, throw out your plans for the first twenty minutes of your class tomorrow and try this new platform to gamify your newest math lesson. You won’t be sorry.
GoNoodle®. Start Watching Now & Get Access to Hundreds of Videos! Loved By Kids & Teachers. A cool educational site. Check them out.
Oh, those pesky Silent E words. They’re one of the first big challenges for emergent readers. Whether you call it Silent E, Magic E, Sneaky E, or Super E, an E at the end of the word changes things in so many ways.
Agent of Change
Gary Paulsen was a popular writer of young people around the world. He developed love for reading at a young age. When he got the first book issued from the library he went to the basement of his house and read it without a stop.
As we close out 2021, we would like to honor those who have passed this year. We will continue to enjoy their talent and stories. They will be truly missed.
An engaging collection of resources that brings books to life. Enjoy over 1,500 complete book readings as well. A site well worth exploring.
Break out your air-pods, ear-buds or headphones and give your eyes a break from that screen. Take a walk or just kickback and listen to one of these great podcasts. Check them out !! You will be glad you did.
There’s something so magical about books. You can escape reality, enrich your mind, and expand what you know about the world around you in just a few pages.
Take a peek at what is going on at the Library! Find a book for curbside pick up! Take a trip to a museum with free passes! Database access also available.Use your library card to borrow books using Sora or get free homework help from Tutor.com
Spotlight on E-Books - Find them in our Lawrence Bookmarks on Your Chromebook - Tumble Books & Teen Book Cloud
Access our School Library Databases using the link in our Lawrence Bookmarks on your ChromeBook or use the link offered here. Locate Lawrence Elementary/Middle School in the menu. The Username and Password = broadway
Looking for your next great read? Check out Epic Reads. Includes Young Adult books from A to Z. Including videos, new releases, interviews, top lists and much more!
Learn a new word everyday. Impress your friends & teachers. Improve your vocabulary and SAT/ACT scores.
Encyclopedia Britannica brings you this day in history. Check out the option to find out what happened in history on your birthday.
Fun For Everyone
Check out Google Arts & Culture site for amazing things to do and places to visit.
When the temperature drops and chilly winds blow in, it’s the perfect time of year to stay inside and watch some videos! something here for every age and interest, but take time to preview videos to ensure they’re appropriate for your audience.
Useful websites for kids must be engaging for children, and both safe and offering some educational value for parents to love them as well. Here are 20 sites are a bit more off the beaten and well-known path.
It's never too early – or too late – to develop good study habits. The sooner you get into a good study groove, the easier everything will be and the more your chances of getting good marks will improve.