R.B. Hudson Middle School Library

January Newsletter

January Topic: Using the Big 6 Research Model

Students saw a video on using the Big 6 Research Model for research:

1. Task definition? What I am doing and what is my topic?

2. Information seeking strategies: What can I use to find what I need?

3. Location and Access: Where can I find what I need? Think OUTSIDE internet!

4. Use of Information: How can I process and organize my information

5: Synthesis: What will my end product look like?

6. Evaluation: How did I do?


Friday, Jan. 29th, 9pm

RB Hudson Middle School Library/Media-center

The Scholastic BOOK FAIR IS COMING! February 1 – 5 in the library/media-center

Shopping hours: 8:00-3:00 Students will come during their English classes.

MONDAY: Mrs. Lee

TUESDAY: Mrs. Simpson

WEDNESDAY: Mrs. Maushard

THURSDAY: Ms. Murray

FRIDAY: Any student who did not shop

Special activities: Family Event: Monday, February 1, 2016, 3:30 – 5:30

Before you visit the Book Fair, be sure to download the Book Fairs app to help you find the right books for your child. For more information, visit: scholastic.com/apps/bookfairs. And if you are unable to attend the Fair in person, we invite you to visit our online Book Fair at: http://bookfairs.scholastic.com/homepage/rbhudsonmiddleschool .

Our online Fair is available from January 23 to February 7.

We look forward to seeing you and your family at our Book Fair!

Remember, all purchases benefit the library.

January Data:

Books checked out: 213

AR points earned: 214

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Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

There are many little ways to enlarge your child’s world. Love of books is the best of all.

A new read for a new year!

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Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee

"Go Set a Watchman" is the much anticipated sequel to the internationally acclaimed book, "To Kill a Mockingbird" published in 1960. Twenty years after the trial of Tom Robinson, Scout returns home to Maycomb to visit her father and struggles with personal and political issues as her small Alabama town adjusts to the turbulent events beginning to transform the U.S. in the mid-1950s.T

Come by or contact me anytime!

R.B. Hudson Library advisory council:

Ms. Lashonda Moorer Principal

Mrs. Glenda Davis Library/Media-specialist

Mrs. Mylinda Simpson English Department Head

Mr. Arthur Capers Selma City Schools representative

Mrs. Ann Murray CEO YMCA

Ms. Stephanie Coles Parent

Mr. Earl Coleman District Technology Coordinator