Newsletter for teachers, parents, and students

Vokis, FotoBabble, Puppet Pals, and more!

Need help figuring out how to use apps and other technology in your classroom? Let your Learning Commons Team know! We are HAPPY to help! This year, we have helped 3rd graders with Wordles and Vokis; 2nd graders with Puppet Pals; EAGLES with Fotobabble and more! Not sure what these tools are? Just ask!

4th grade LUNCH BUNCH! Coming soon!

During the week of October 22, 15 4th graders will have the opportunity to listen to a book during lunch with Mrs. Byrd Fort. I will share more information about this program with students soon! Watch for more LUNCH BUNCH opportunities for other grade levels throughout the year!

Great people to follow on Twitter!

Are you on Twitter? If so, build your PLN (Professional Learning Network) by following these great teachers/tweeters!







@mrsbyrdfort (our Learning Commons!)

Lion Cub Storytime

Friday, Oct. 26th 2012 at 9am

1118 Old Cherokee Road

Lexington, SC

Book Fair

Monday, Nov. 12th 2012 at 7:30am to Friday, Nov. 16th 2012 at 2:45pm

1118 Old Cherokee Road

Lexington, SC

About us!

The Vision and Mission of the New Providence Elementary School Learning Commons is to ensure that students are effective users of ideas and information in regards to both print and online resources. We strive to provide library media materials and services appropriate to the curriculum of the school and to provide library media materials and services that meet the information and recreational needs of the learning community and that will encourage the 4 C's - Critical Thinking, Collaboration, Creativity, and Communication. We provide opportunities for collaboration between the Learning Commons Specialist, the Technology Integration Specialist, and the Classroom Teacher to integrate information literacy and technology into instruction.