Huebner Library

Read, Learn, Lead

A Reading Wonderland

'Tis the season for snuggling up with a good book. So grab a cup of hot cocoa, a cozy quilt, and one of these classic books.

Picture Books

  • Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
  • Strega Nona by Tomie DePaola
  • Curious George by H.A. Rey
  • The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats
  • Winnie-the-Pooh by A.A. Milne
  • Frog and Toad by Arnold Lobel
  • Bread and Jam for Frances by Russell Hoban
  • The Napping House by Audrey Wood


Chapter Books

  • Charlotte's Web by E.B. White
  • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
  • The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder
  • The Borrowers by Mary Norton
  • Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
  • Pipi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren
  • Hatchet by Gary Paulsen


Happy Reading!

Technology Tidbit

Looking for more suggestions of classic books to read over the winter break? Check out these great sites!

50 Books Every Parent Should Read to Their Child

GoodReads: Popular Classic Children's Books

NYPL 100 Great Children's Books

Scholastic Timeless Chapter Books

A Classic Story Graces the Silver Screen

Paddington

On December 18th, Paddington, the bear from Peru who loves all things British, hits movie screens for the first time since the book was published in 1958. Enjoy the classic book with your family before seeing the film!

For more information on the Paddington books by Michael Bond, visit http://www.paddington.com/gb/books/.

Paddington Teaser TRAILER 1 (2014) - Sally Hawkins, Hugh Bonneville Movie HD

Preschool Snowmen Storytime

Friday, Dec. 5th, 10-10:45am

Huebner Library

Do you know a future Huebner Husky that is 3-5 years old? We would love to meet them at our upcoming Preschool Storytime! This month's theme is Snowmen. We will read some great books, sing fun snowmen songs, and play with San Antonio snow!

RSVPs are appreciated at nwatts1@neisd.net or fill out the RSVP below.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

What a Busy Book Fair!

The Fall 2014 Scholastic Book Fair was a success! Huskies in all grades were able to find fantastic books to read over the Thanksgiving break. The profits from the book fair will go towards:

  • materials and incentives for programs to promote reading
  • Poetry Alive Performance in April
  • equipment for student self-checkout station

Thank you for your support of the library!

November Numbers

Circulation Numbers

Total Check-outs: 2,208

Kinder: 147

1st: 311

2nd: 311

3rd: 530

4th: 451

5th: 371

Staff: 72

Parent: 15

**Numbers may seem low compared to previous months. This is due to only have two weeks of circulation because of Book Fair and Thanksgiving break.**


Program Participation

2nd 9-Weeks Book Bingo: 7 Total, 4 Black-Outs

Bluebonnet: 835 quizzes to date, 63 Eligible Voters

Read it Forward: 73 Participants to Date


Instruction

One is a Feast for a Mouse: Kinder

Pizza Fractions with the Little Red Hen: 1st Grade

Genre City Reading Challenge - Biography and Nonfiction: 2nd Grade


Special Events

Book Fair