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Sharing History

Look at all those cute little faces! We have some of the props on display in the library. SLC School District report on our middle grade students performing historical learning.

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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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Special Visitors

On  Wednesday, October 26th we had the honor of hosting some amazing visitors to our school! Picture book author Kristi Yamaguchi came and talked to some of our younger classes and students from the Avenues Preschool about her newest book

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Did you see it?

At the bottom of your  registration page. The part where you can sign your child up for a SLC library card? Do it. If your child does not already have one, do it. It is free even if you do

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PTKs & Book Fair!

Hey! Next week is our PTKs! These meetings between parents, teachers and kids are very important to our community. Our students have been evaluating how they feel about their progress and learning at school. They get to reflect on their

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Summer Reading!

There are so many free, easy and entertaining ways to keep kids reading this summer! Story times, crafts, performances, prizes, workshops and BOOKS! Public Library Reading Programs- http://www.slcpl.lib.ut.us/events/view/3969/   Trackers will be handed out on the 29th. http://www.slcolibrary.org/le/lesp/index.htm The Utah State Fair- http://www.utahstatefair.com/readandwin 

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What’s in YOUR wallet?

Comic book writer Stan Lee says, “The smartest card in my wallet? It’s a library card.” Stan Lee talking about how important libraries are. We are all about modeling the behavior we want to see in our kids, right? So,

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A movie and a book?

For your neighborhood outdoor movie viewing pleasure- Despicable Me 2 will be showing for free at the Avenues Block Party tomorrow July 25th @ dusk and is hosted by Hatch Family Chocolates 376 8th Ave.   If you still need

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How is that summer reading going?

Watch and listen to Dav Pilkey explain how reading makes cats jealous.   Then check out some of his books – Dogzilla The Captain Underpants and Diaper Baby Series The Silly Gooses Big Dog and Little Dog The Dumb Bunnies

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