Media Center Message

Satchel Ford Elementary School, September/October 2012

Reading Rocks Around the World

Saturday, Sep. 29th 2012 at 9am-1pm

3455 Pine Belt Road

Columbia, SC

Reading Rocks will be held on September 29 at Sanders Middle School. This district event will begin with a parade at 9a.m. and continue with lots of fun until 1 p.m.
Featured Guests:
  • Shane Evans, Author/Illustrator
  • Shannon Ford, Miss South Carolina Teen USA
  • Darion McLeod, Storyteller
  • Storybook Characters & Cocky

The event includes storytelling, games, face painting, Health Screenings, and every child will receive a FREE book!

Read for the Record- Ladybug Girl & the Bug Squad

Thursday, Oct. 4th 2012 at 9am


On October 4th, people across the country will be encouraged to read the children’s book Ladybug Girl and the Bug Squad, by David Soman and Jacky Davis, in support of Jumpstart’s mission to work towards the day that every child in America enters school prepared to succeed. You can find this book online and read it on your smartboard at We Give Books

New Books!

In just a few weeks, a new shipment of books will be in the Media Center.  Thanks to teachers and students for all of their requests and suggestions.  Be sure to email me any time if there is a book, author, or series that you would like to see in the Media Center.  Books have also been purchased to support our Common Core Standards. 

Did you know you can check out these items from the Library Media Center?

  • Digital Cameras for Teacher Use
  • Bean Cameras for Student Use
  • Listening Centers
  • Digital Projectors
  • Nook Tablets (coming soon)
  • iPads (coming soon)