• Hello Lakers!

    Need Help?

    Having trouble finding a resource for a project? Need help with your homework? Want to just have a friendly chat? Then the Library Help Desk is for you!


    Mrs. Auerfeld will be at the live chat

    MONDAYS- FRIDAYS 9:00- 11:00.


    Pop in, say hello, ask a question, get a book recommendation, the sky's the limit. Stay for as long as you'd like. No question is too small!

    Go to your Google Classroom.

    Go to the post 'Library Help Desk'.

    There is a link posted there to get to the Library Help Desk Meet.

    'See' you there!

  • Lightbox Books

    Posted by EDNA AUERFELD on 4/1/2020

    Lightbox Books

    New Lightbox Books Access

    Lightbox books is offering all of its online books for free until the end of June! These are awesome interactive books! Look below for information on how to get onto this website of free books.

    Click on this Google Doc for the website link and the passwords. These cannot be posted to the general public so ONLY a gwlufsd.org gmail will open it up. Please be signed into Google before trying to open the link. 

    FREE LIGHTBOX BOOKS ACCESS CLICK HERE

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  • Amazing e-book Resources!

    Posted by EDNA AUERFELD on 3/24/2020

    Check this out! 

    Due to students being at home, many companies are opening up their websites for all students to read their books. Resources we would have had to pay for are now open for free.

    More places to read, read, read!

    E-books of all genres, interests, fiction and non-fiction

    The pictures in each box have a link to open up each resource in a new tab.

     

    ADDITIONAL RESOURCES CLICK HERE

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  • How can I read from home?

    Posted by EDNA AUERFELD on 3/15/2020

    Didn't check out a book? No worries; you can read online!

    Check out this link for directions on how to use all of our resources to read and learn online:

    GWL MS Library ebooks, databases, fun websites

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  • Library Book Discussion

    Posted by EDNA AUERFELD on 3/9/2020

    It's not too late to join us for this week's book discussions!

    All discussion are during your child's lunch time & recess.

    Monday 3/9

    Thursday 3/12

    Friday 3/13

    The One and Only Ivan 1

    The One and Only Ivan 2

    The One and Only Ivan 3

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  • Book Discussion Luncheon

    Posted by EDNA AUERFELD on 3/4/2020

    Hope to see everyone at the luncheon!

    Book Discussion Luncheon

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  • One School One Book

    Posted by EDNA AUERFELD on 2/24/2020

    Our one school, one book title will be released in the morning! The library will be hosting book discussion luncheons for all grades. Check back here for more details to come! 

    Apple and Books

    Nestle, M. (2012). 2 Food Books Worth Reading: 'Fed Up With Lunch' and 'Urban Farmer'The Atlantic. Retrieved 24 February 2020, from https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2012/01/2-food-books-worth-reading-fed-up-with-lunch-and-urban-farmer/251976/

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  • THANK YOU PTA!

    Posted by EDNA AUERFELD on 10/23/2019

    A huge thank you to our wonderful PTA for donating Scholastic Dollars to our school libraries. The middle school is excited to be offering many new titles from Scholastic's popular offerings. Happy Reading!

    Scholastic Books  

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    Scholastic Books

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  • PumpCAN Contest

    Posted by EDNA AUERFELD on 10/3/2019

    PumpCAN Contest!

    Get those creative juices flowing! The library is holding a contest for best 3D models of characters from our favorite books. Any materials can be used except for food. All entries will receive a certificate and entry to our library party on Halloween during recess. Entries will be showcased here on our webpage. Let your imagination soar!

    See below for entry details:

    PumpCAN Contest Details

    PumpCAN Contest Entry Form

     

     

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  • Welcome Back to School

    Posted by EDNA AUERFELD on 9/19/2019

    Welcome back to our library media center! The library has undergone a makeover! Our books are now being stored by both genre and Dewey decimal order. The books have been flying off the shelves!

            

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  • Peter Brown is coming!

    Posted by EDNA AUERFELD on 10/1/2018

    Title: The Wild Robot Escapes (Wild Robot Series #2), Author: Peter Brown             

    Peter Brown is coming! Book Sale!

    We are super excited to announce an upcoming visit by author and illustrator, Peter Brown. Mr. Brown's book, The Wild Robot, is the one our whole school community will be reading. Mr. Brown will discuss the writing process, illustrating, and all of the excitement of being an author. 

    We are very lucky to be offered a great price on all of Peter Brown's work through a book sale of 40% off every item. Any book bought through this sale is elligible for signing by the author himself on the day of his visit. Please look for an order form in your student's backpack or print one out at the link provided below:

    Book Sale Order Form

    Happy Reading!

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