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A Month in Review: March HDMS Library Happenings

  • Many students took the MSA test for reading and math in the library, allowing for small SE groups to work in classrooms with minimal distraction.
  • 8th graders completed their science MSA test in the library lab.
  • 8th graders - researched inventions and inventors from the 1800's. Everything from the automatic tipping hat to the escalator!

Kudos to everyone for being flexible as we use library space for MSA testing, thanks!

**The Media Center will be CLOSED April 3rd and 4th for PARCC testing**

Flipped Classroom Tool - Educanon

Check out this FREE web based tool for evaluating student performance on video or flipped lessons. Just add your video content, create your questions and share the student code. Students get instant feedback and you get instant data!

Focus on Non-Fiction - Aprils is National POETRY Month!

Here are a few new titles which may help support your curriculum:
April is National Poetry Month

Inaugurated by the Academy of American Poets in 1996, National Poetry Month is now held every April, when schools, publishers, libraries, booksellers, and poets in the United States celebrate poetry and its vital place in American culture.

Book Selection Schedule

  • 6th the week of March 31st - Lesson
  • 7th the week of April 7th
  • 8th the week of April 21st
  • 6th the week of April 28th
Digital Bliss from the Harford County Public Library

HCPL has an array of online, on demand digital services! Watch movies, read magazines, listen to audiobooks, play music and take classes, all for FREE through

Newsletter developed by: Sarah Scholl

Library Media Specialist at Havre de Grace Middle School