Living Room Library

Week of 11/16/2020

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Welcome to the Living Room Library!

Have a question? Need some help? Contact me via email (you will find my contact info at the bottom of the Smore) or checkout my library Blend page! (All students should have this on their Blend Dashboard and you can message me from there as well.)

Can't find a book you're looking for? You can request books (use the button at the bottom of the Smore) to be added to Sora, our online library.

Don't forget:

  • Under each cover you will find where the book is available for access.
Happy reading!!

This week's featured genre is nonfiction.

This is just a small sample of the nonfiction topics available to all students on our ebook platforms! We have books on technology, sports, cars, and of course biographies of both people in history and current figures in our world today!

Learn how to do something new!

The Power to Inspire

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Historical Highlights

Focus on the Environment

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The Weird and Wonderful

Animals and Insects

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Here are some videos to help you get started:


Getting started with Sora

More Ideas for WHAT to read below:

2020 Lone Star Book List

Click the Lone Star logo to see the entire Lone Star Book List.

The Lone Star Reading List is developed by public and school librarians from the Young Adult Round Table. The purpose of the list is to encourage students in grades 6, 7, or 8 to explore a variety of current books.

2020 Maverick Graphic Novel List

Click the Maverick logo to see the entire 2020 Maverick list.

The Texas Maverick Graphic Novels Reading List (TMGNRL) is a recommended reading list developed by public and school librarians from the Young Adult Round Table (YART).

See all of the books Ms. Sylvia has recommended in the Living Room Library here!

Request an eBook Here

Want an eBook we don't have on one of our online platforms? Click the button above to request it!

Connect with the Small Library and your Living Room Librarian, Ms. Sylvia

My office ours are M-F 11 am to 12 pm but I check my email frequently M-F throughout the school day of 8 am to 4 pm.