Lindsey Library Newsletter

May 2015

Author Visit-Susan Stevens Crummell

Susan Stevens Crummell will be coming to Lindsey on May 8th! The author visit will be held in the library. Please see the below schedule for your grade level. If your students bring in a book for her to autograph, please send it to the library.


Author Visit Schedule-Susan Stevens Crummel

8:30-9:00 Arrive and set up

9:00-10:00 1st Presentation (4th, 5th, 6th)

10:15-11:15 2nd Presentation (2nd and 3rd)

11:15-1:30 Lunch/Sign Books

1:30-2:15 3rd Presentation (K-1st)

2:15-? Complete Signing Books

Lone Star Press Author Celebration

Authors, parents and teachers are invited to an author celebration on Friday, May 15 from 7:15am-7:45am. Authors will be able to autograph their published books, and parents can pick up any extra copies that were ordered. Parents should RSVP to heather_janek@allenisd.org with their name and their student's name by May 12. See you there!

Texas Bluebonnet Award Book Celebration

The Bluebonnet Celebration will be held on May 14th from 2:00-2:30! Each student in grades 3rd-6th will be receiving an invitation, if they read ten or more books.

Due Dates for Books and Teacher Resources

All library books will be due by May 22nd. During the next few weeks, we will be trying to get all of the overdue books returned. If a student has lost a book, they will be receiving a notice with the cost.


Please remind students that once their library books are returned they still have electronic books available to use through Overdrive and Tumblebooks. :)


Teachers will be receiving a print out soon with all of the materials they have checked out. These resources are not due until June 5th; however, if they are not being used please feel free to return them before then.

Inventory

The library will be closed for inventory the week of May 26-29. Please plan ahead if you need to check out books or other resources. :)

Level Library

We have recently received new level library books. We will be adding 117 new titles to our collection!
Technology Tidbit-Shadow Puppet

Looking for a fun APP to use to empower students to use creativity. Check out Shadow Puppet! We have recently added it to our iPads in the library.