Media Center News

November

Monthly Newsletter

FVMS Media Center's events, new arrivals and technology tips.

Top Five Most Checked Out Books in November

1. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Long Shot by Jeff Kinney

2. Wonder by R.J. Palacio

3. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Deep End by Jeff Kinney

4. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Double Down by Jeff Kinney

5. Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid by Jeff Kinney

Student Book Clubs

6th & 7th grade students have been participating in book clubs during lunchtime. Each grade level meets once a week in the media center.

6th grade is reading "Wishtree" by Katherine Applegate

7th grade is reading "A Night Divided" by Jennifer A. Nielsen

8th grade began a book club, but there wasn't enough interest to continue the club.

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Class Happenings in the Media Center in November

-Ms. Williams, Ms. Gibson & Ms. Guilliam's classes participated in a Google Voyage activity about myths from around the world.

--Dr. Vega's, Ms. Wynn's & Ms. Tripp's classes participated in a lesson about citing sources and research on their refugee group.

-Ms. Lundberg used the space for her drama classes.

Tech Tidbit

Check out this great site for research, ebooks and much more:

http://www.ncwiseowl.org

It is also in our WakeID portal.


**See Mrs. Townsend if you would like additional information on these resources.

Media Center Schedule

Click on this link to access & sign up to use the media center:

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1IbprXM2qPIbmk1jrvdvjsOfqJE1vXIGz51HI77P_IFE/edit?usp=sharing .

Books to Purchase

If you have any books you would like for Mrs. Townsend to purchase, please fill out this form & she will try her best to purchase the resource.

https://goo.gl/forms/cJuDAESoBR8YFVEF3

Resources Needed for My Class

If you need any resources (book or digital) pulled, please fill out this form. Mrs. Townsend will get the materials to you as soon as she can.

https://goo.gl/forms/LwRzyo3mE3XilVRC2