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March 2022 Issue #48

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Women's History Month - March 1- March 31

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International Women's Day - March 8, 2022

International Women’s Day is held on March 8th each year to celebrate women’s economic, political and cultural achievements.

March is Women's History Month

The Library of Congress, National Gallery of Art, Smithsonian Institution, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum as well as other organizations join in commemorating the observance and celebration of the vital role of women in American history.

Women's History Month - Biography.com

The month of March celebrates the contributions women have made throughout history in science, politics, law, sports, the arts, entertainment, and many other fields.

Women's History Month - History.com

Women’s History Month is a dedicated month to reflect on the often-overlooked contributions of women to United States history.

Quote of the Month

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Agent of Change

Marley Dias

Check out this amazing young lady. The 2021 Ambassador of National Educational Association (NEA) Read Across America. Host and Executive Producer of Netflix’s Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices.

Spotlight on A Database

American History

Providing the most comprehensive range of information in one complete resource, American History Online offers a virtual library of American history for students and researchers of all ages.

Places To Find A Good Book!

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Best Women's History Month Books

March is Women’s History Month and we’re all about books celebrating amazing women—their accomplishments, their character and their contributions to society! Here are our 32 of our favorite Women’s History Month books for the classroom.

The 22 Best New YA Books of March

These new releases of March are sure to make your TBR a little bit more hefty. There’s a book for everyone for every mood, so we’re excited for these to hit the shelves.

Peninsula Public Library Website

Take a peek at what is going on at the Library! Find a book for curb side pick up! Take a trip to a museum with free passes! Database access also available.Use your library card to borrow books using Sora or get free homework help from Tutor.com

Find A Book in the LHS Virtual Library, Sora

Use your Google waffle to access Sora!

Epic Reads

Looking for your next great read? Check out Epic Reads. Includes Young Adult books from A to Z. Including videos, new releases, interviews, top lists and much more!

Teachers Corner

7 Great Movies for Women's History Month

Looking for great movies to watch during Women's History Month? Here are 7 films with extraordinary female characters that could spark conversations with your kids.

Best Funny Short Stories To Teach

I don’t know about you, but I think we could use a chuckle now and then. Here’s a list of funny short stories to use in your classroom when you want to bring a bit of humor to your lesson.

10 Tips for High Schoolers Creating Their First Resumes

Creating your first resume can be intimidating. Here are some resume tips from the experts at Deloitte, to help prepare for future career and college opportunities.

Research

Access Our School Databases for Research

Username: xg39 and Password: nbsls

Fun for Everyone!

What's Ms. V Reading???

Click the link to see what she's reading now!

Virtual Field Trips

These live and interactive programs led by a museum educator focus on specific topics in Indigenous histories, cultures, and contemporary lives.

Word of the Day

Learn a new word everyday. Impress your friends & teachers. Improve your vocabulary and SAT/ACT scores.

This Day in History

Encyclopedia Britannica brings you this day in history. Check out the option to find out what happened in history on your birthday or any day!

Questions? Ideas? lvutianitis@lawrence.k12.ny.us

February 2022- Issue #47