Library

Wilson Creek Library

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Diane Milosevich, District Librarian

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  • Students may check out one book each time they visit the library.
  • Students are not charged fines for overdue books, but are not allowed to check out a book until the first book is returned.
  • Students will be given verbal reminders and written reminders for the overdue book when necessary.
  • If a student loses or damages a book, he/she will be charged the replacement cost for the book as well as a $2.00 processing fee.

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Each month, a different theme is provided as a topic of study in the library. Various centers are provided for the students to learn more about each topic. The centers may be Legos, puppets, puzzles, board games, book center, book loft, and teacher story time. This year’s themes are:

September: Communities, Community Helpers, Goods and Services
October:  Health and Body
November:  Colonies and Pilgrims
December: Multicultural Traditions and Holidays
January:  Magnets
January/February: Planets and Space
February/March: Conservation and Recycling
March:     Weather
April/May: Life Cycles of Plants and Animals

 

Upcoming Activities

There will be a Scholastic Book Fair from November 19th to November 25th. Children may come to the fair with their classes on November 19th, 20th, and 21st. On November 24th and 25th the fair will be open for parents during Parent/Teacher Conferences.

 

Websites for Education, Reading, and Fun

EnchantedLearning.com

www.EnchantedLearning.com
Enchanted learning produces children’s educational websites which are designed to capture the imagination while maximizing creativity, learning and enjoyment.

factmonster.com

www.factmonster.com
Online almanac, dictionary, encyclopedia, and homework help

funbrain

www.funbrain.com
Online educational games for kids of all ages (math, grammar, science, spelling history)

National Geographic Kids

www.kids.nationalgeographic.com
Kids’ games, animals, photos, stories, and more

Manhattan Public Library

www.mpld.org
The Manhattan-Elwood Public Library. Check the library’s catalog, place holds on books, check for upcoming events, use your library card to access databases for research.

PBS Kids

www.pbskids.org
Sponsored by the Public Broadcasting System. A safe place for kids to explore and play hundreds of educational games with their favorite PBS characters.

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