News from the Oakridge Library
Read for the Record: October 3, 2013
This week Oakridge students are celebrating reading by participating in Read for the Record, an annual campaign supporting early childhood literacy. This year's book is Otis, a wonderful story of friendship and loyalty written and illustrated by Loren Long. Visit We Give Books to share Otis with your family (available in both English and Spanish).
Amazing Reading Websites
- Oakridge Library Reading Adventures--Great reading lists and websites: http://apsva.us/Page/21258
- WeGiveBooks--Read online books while supporting children's literacy: http://www.wegivebooks.org (user name: oakridge; password: library)
- International Children's Digital Library--Free online books in many languages (mobile app is also available): http://en.childrenslibrary.org/books/index.shtml
- Book-A-Day Almanac--Anita Shively recommends great books daily: http://childrensbookalmanac.com