Tag: books

Welcome, Dylan Thuras!

This Tuesday afternoon, the co-founder and creative director of the amazing internet rabbit hole, Atlas Obscura, will be visiting our school to talk to the middles about his new book- Atlas Obscura Explorer’s Guide for the The World’s Most Adventurous

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Book Fair!

It is time! Time to update that home library. Time to do a little secret gift shopping. Time to pick out a special treat. Time to follow your kid around the tables and see what catches their eye and get

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All Are Welcome

We’re so excited to see you! Hopefully you have spent your summer running, playing and reading! First day back is Monday, August 20th and it will be full of getting to know you games and reminders about where the restrooms

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How’s that Summer Reading Going…?

…Need a few more books? The OC library will be open for browsing and check out Wednesday, July 11th from 9-1 pm for any new or returning OC families who have cleared their library accounts and have a signed permission

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Reading Buddies

We have been enjoying The Hello Goodbye Dog by Maria Gianferrari in the school library. An adorable story of a dog with a very patient owner trying to find a solution for doggy behavior issues. The illustrations by Patrice Barton

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Hurry to the Book Fair!

Kick off party Tuesday October 3rd, 3-4pm in the Library– Come meet with Mark and Caralyn Buehner the creators of the fantastic Snowmen series of picture books, make a snowman craft and drop off a stuffed toy friend for an

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How to Get Your Teacher (Child) Ready

  A new book to help transition us all into the school year, How to Get Your Teacher Ready by Jean Reagan is a sweet addition to her How-to picture book series. Jean is a former OC parent and has

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Book Swap

Is your child looking for something different to read? Have they read everything in the house? Including all of the cereal boxes?! Have them grab a book they are finished with and meet us at the park for a Book Swap!

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Time to put the books to bed for the summer!

Sadly, this Friday (5/19) will be the last day to check out books from the school library this year. We ask that you look under beds, car seats, behind winter coats, in back packs and all of the other places

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Katherine Applegate

Author Katherine Applegate, has sent our middles a sweet video thank you for their efforts in collecting food for families in need. Many of these students read her book Crenshaw and were inspired to help families who, due to financial

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