LIBERTY MIDDLE SCHOOL LIBRARY
PSJA Battle of the Books Round 3 Celebration
Liberty Middle School is proud of the 21 students that completed Round 3 of Battle of the Books. These competitors were invited to a PJ Christmas Lock-In where breakfast and lunch were catered.
Battle of the Books Competitors
Pharr Memorial Library Invited to Lock In
Ruby Ramirez and Book Winners
Battle of the Books Members Welcome Team Discovery
Team Discovery & Battle of the Books Competitors
Battle of the Books Team and Alternates
Captain: K Antuna
Team Members: A. Martinez-Alvarez, T. Martinez-Alvarez, & J. Iturrubiates
Alternates: L. Hodges, D. Macias, I. Martinez, & K. Iturrubiates
Series Reader K. & J. Iturrubiates: Kane Chronicles by Rick Riordan
If you enjoy Egyptian mythology filled with mythical creatures and treacherous adventures like J. Iturrubiates, The Throne of Fire, is the book for you.
K. Iturrubiates wants everyone to know that if they like books with action, humor, romance and suspense, The Serpent's Shadow, is the perfect book for them.
Favorite Book: The Throne of Fire
K. & J. Iturrubiates
Admire Author: Rick Riordan
Preferred Book: The Serpent's Shadow
MackinVia: Students Use Advanced Search Features and Incorporate Their ZPDs
Zone of Proximal Development (ZPD) is a range of readability levels from which a student should select books to read. It is a range that is neither too hard nor too easy, within which students can experience optimal growth.
PSJA Reading Laureate Program: The "You" of Reading
Top Row: J. Iturrubiates, K. Iturrubiates, & A. Ochoa
Middle Row: C. Garza, A. Espinoza, & R. Torres
Sitting: M. Dominguez
‘Field Mice: Memoirs of a Migrant Child’ author, Emma Gonzalez, Receives Accolades
PSJA Librarians were in for a real treat when Emma Gonzalez author of Field Mice went to visit them during their December meeting. Field Mice wins the 2018 Latino Books into Movie Awards category for Family and Kids from the Latino Literacy Now Foundation.
Texas Lone Star Club
Texas Lone Star Club Members
BrainPop: Digital Citizenship Corner -- Copyright
Curriculum Standards correlated to "digital citizenship"
TX.126.15 (c) (5) (C) — Technology Applications, Grade 7
TX 126.16 (c) (5) (C) --- Technology Applications, Grade 8
Adaptation of a Creative Work: From Song to Music Video
Mentioned in Article 1, Section 8. of U.S. Constitution
Creative Works Copyrighted
Song, Dance Choreographed, Computer Program, Blue Print for New Building...
A. Ochoa Appreciates Author Tim Tingle's Gesture
LMS Circulation & AR Statistics 3rd 6-Weeks
904 books circulated at Liberty
972 eBooks were checked out in MackinVia
6th Grade earned 714.7 AR Points
7th Grade earned 1,441.0 AR Points
8th Grade earned 1,582.8 AR Points
1,636 students logged into MackinVia
2,507 students visited the library the 3rd 6-weeks
1,796 were teacher/student visits & 711 were walk-ins