C.A.S.T.L.E. Herald

November 2022

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We sold over $20,000 in books, writing implements, journals, and posters! Our school will earn 25% of sales to help us purchase new books for our library.

Thank you to our amazing teachers and staff, and to our parent community for volunteering and supporting our students' love for reading!

Resources for Students

Where reading, learning, making, STEAM, coding, technology, and music can take you on adventures all month long. This November Choice Board is also located in the ItsLearning C.A.S.T.L.E. Course.

National Picture Book Month

November is National Picture Book Month. Celebrate by printing and completing this Picture Book Month Challenge. Once you've read 27 "just right" picture books, during November, bring your completed Picture Book Month Challenge page to the C.A.S.T.L.E. Library to earn a one-time use pass: lunch in the library with a friend.

Native American Heritage Month

Celebrate Native American Heritage Month by checking out some of Sharon Elementary's newest Native American books!

Let's Stick Together!

The next time you're in the Castle Library to return and checkout more books, stop by the ClearTouch board to help work on a virtual sticker board. Add a couple of virtual, color stickers to help reveal the picture!

Resources for Families

Sharon Forks Update

Click on the links below to find out about the exciting events happening at our local, Sharon Forks Public Library this month! Learn Hindi, play chess, read with a therapy dog, hear turkey day tales, and more!

Elementary November Events Calendar

All Ages November Events Calendar

Family Tips for Online Privacy & Security

Students have been working on their county digital citizenship skills with our Instructional Technology Specialist, Mrs. Merck. She has been doing lessons on online safety and privacy. Below are some family tips to help support your children's digital citizenship at home:

Grades K-5 Family Tips (English)

Grades K-5 Family Tips (Spanish)

Audiobooks: Weston Woods on Discovery Education

Have your child log into their ClassLink.

-->Click on the "Digital Content" folder.

-->Click on "Discovery Education".

-->Search "Weston Woods".

-->Click on the Weston Woods Channel to access audiobooks in English, Spanish, French, Mandarin Chinese, or Japanese.

Enjoy these audiobooks anywhere you can connect to the internet!

Mrs. Daniels, Media Specialist

Mrs. Daniels is the certified Media Specialist at Sharon Elementary School. This is her 9th year in the library and her 21st year as an elementary educator.