Summer Reading and More!

Great resources to keep you learning this summer!

Camden County Library

Do you have your library card yet? The library should be resuming some of their services soon, but until then you can apply for a digital library card and get access to amazing books through their awesome apps, Hoopla and Libby. The link below gives you all of the information along with a list of the many fantastic books that are available for you! And all for FREE through the library!

Camden County Library Card Information

Camden County Library Recommended Reading Lists

Check out their online summer reading program: Imagine Your Story. ITS HERE!!!

Over 40 NEW eBooks have been added!

Check out some of the awesome new eBooks at the Hamilton Virtual Library on Destiny Discover!

Log in with your student 224# and your birth date.

VMS Required Reading for 6th Grade

Click here to view the choices for 6th graders! There is something for everyone! Choose the book that interests you, and then choose one of the fun project options.

Additional Free eBook Resources

Tumble Book Library (free trial until August 31st)

Tons of awesome free eBooks!

Username: Hamlibrary

Password: trial

Oxford Owl at Home

Parents can register to create a free account, which allows access to a huge library of eBooks for a variety of levels.

Unite for Literacy

This is a free nonfiction eBook library and does not require an account.


Epic is open again for students from 8 am to 3 pm on weekdays! Parents can also sign up for a free 30 day trial. Sign up for July or August to get access to an amazing library of books for your children this summer.

Shelf Stuff Summer Reading Challenge!

Each week this summer, Shelf Stuff is challenging you to read one of their favorite books and take a quiz on that book to test your knowledge. Each quiz you take enters you to win the Shelf Stuff VIP prize pack!

Check out the Shelf Stuff challenge!

Most of these titles are best for upper elementary, grades 3-5, or may be great to read together. Parents, please help your children make good choices for them. You can find great reviews about books at Common Sense Media. You do not have to join to see the reviews.

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Book Trailers and Super Fun Summer Reading Challenges!

Looking for summer reading ideas? Click on the YouTube channel below to view over 100 book trailers!

These book trailers have been put together by a super librarian known as "The Book Wrangler".

Do you want more? Check out the 2020 summer reading challenge packet, also by "The Book Wrangler"! The PDF is below the YouTube link. You can read around the world, compare books with movies/TV shows, print out bookmarks, and much more! Parents, please note that the reading lists in the packet are by grade level, but children of different ages might also enjoy these books. Please help your children make the best choices for them. Common Sense Media can help you with that.

Permission has been granted for the PDF to be shared online to be used by Hamilton students only. Licenses to reproduce and share can be purchased on Teachers Pay Teachers.

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Technology Rocks!

Visit Hour of Code to keep up with your programming skills this summer and try Hopscotch!

Be Internet Awesome with Interland by Google!

Play Digital Passport and try Safe Online Searching!

Don't forget to visit the Hamilton Library web page for more resources and activities!

Choice Boards Grades K-2

Did you miss some of the choice board activities, or would you like to enjoy some of those activities again? The links below will take you to library choice boards from the spring. There are no logs to submit-just enjoy! Keep in mind that some of the links, such as Capstone and Abdo, may have expired.

Choice Board 1

Choice Board 2

Choice Board 3

Choice Board 4

Choice Board 5

Choice Board 6