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media Clerk

Mrs. E. McCann    emccann@eesd.org  

Phone: 408-270-6921 x 256

Hours

The Library is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 1:30 pm. Students in grades 1-3 check out weekly with their class, and students in grades 4-6 check out biweekly. Students may come to the library  at recess or lunch to check out or exchange books.

Collection

The library contains over 10,000 books along with audio-visual items, including: read-a-long tapes, big books,  videos, reference books and listening centers. 

Policies

There are no fines for late books. However students will be charged for damaged or lost books and textbooks. Book care is an important skill for lifelong readers. Some common damages are: torn pages, food stains, writing on pages, wet books. Please do not try to repair library books at home, but have the student send the book to the library for repair.

Tips for Taking Care of Books at Home:

* Keep library books in the same place, such as in your student's backpack.

* Keep library books safe from babies and pets.

* Use a bookmark and turn pages carefully by their corners.

* Read with clean hands.

 

Something to think about

We could learn a lot from crayons.
Some are sharp, some are pretty and
some are dull. Some have weird
names and all are different colors,
but they all have to live in the same box.

Welcome to cadwallader School library


news flash!!!!!

Awesome news!! Mrs.Choy has purchased a special license that allows us to access ALL available AR quizzes. If you see a book in the library without an BLUE AR STICKER please ask me to look up the quiz and I will label it with the quiz number; AR level and points value. Thanks! Mrs. McCann

Great news!!!

The Evergreen School District school board voted at the end of last year to reinstate libraries back to 5 days a week in all 18 schools in the district.

So Cadwallader library will now be open on Thursdays!!!!

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Accelerated Reader

The Accelerated Reader Reading Practice Quizzes have been sorted into three categories. If you are searching for a quiz by the book's title, click on the "By Book Title" link. If you are searching for a quiz by the book's author, click on the "By Author" link. If you are searching for a quiz by the book's reading level, click on the "By Book Level" link.

 

AR Quiz List by Author

AR Quiz List by Title

AR Quiz List by Level

When given the choice between being right or being kind, choose kind.

Dr. Wayne W. Dyer

The John Newbery Medal is a literary award given by the Association of Library Services for Children. The award is given to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children. Named for John Newbery, an 18th century English publisher of juvenile books, the Newbery Medal was proposed by Frederick G. Melcher in 1921, making it the first children's book award in the world.The medal was designed by Rene Paul Chambellan and depicts on an author giving his work (a book) to a boy and a girl to read.

You can find a selection of the Cadwallader Library's Newbery medal winners on my desk. For a complete list of winners click on http://www.ala.org/alsc/awardsgrants/bookmedia/newberymedal/newberymedal

Looking for a good book recomendation??

Have a look at our Cadwallader Caterpillar in the library to see what your friends have enjoyed reading!

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News

Check Evergreen Elementary Education Foundation's website,  EEEF.ORG for information about district-wide fundraisers, events and news.

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