Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Happy Birthday, David!!

I LOVE the David books.  They are so funny. 

October 5th is David's Birthday! Well, not the David in the books, but the David that wrote them. 
His name is David Shannon.

Did you know he has written a lot of other really great books?  Stop by the library and find one today! Until then, enjoy the hotspots and learn more about both Davids!

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

An Apple A Day...

Monday, September 26th is Johnny Appleseed Day.
Johnny Appleseed was a real guy.  However, some of his story is not totally true. 
We call stories like these  tall tales.

Curious to know more?  Follow the hotspots.

TEACHERS:  Email Mrs. Cupples if you need the username/ password for Bookflix.

Monday, September 19, 2011

Give Peace a Chance

September 21st is International Day of Peace!

This means you HAVE to be nice to your brothers and sisters and not fight on this day.  No, I'm kidding...although I'm sure your parents would enjoy the peace and quiet.  Maybe you could sit down and read them this book. 

So, what is International Day of Peace?  Follow the hotspost to find out more...

Kids:  Get your parents permission before using YouTube. 

Monday, September 12, 2011

SHHHHHHHHHH!!! We're writing the Constitution!

That's awesome, right?  And Constitution Day is September 17th!  That's even cooler, right?  Ummmm, wait.  What is the Constitution?

Follow the "hotspots" to learn more.

TEACHERS:  Some of the video is on Safari Montage.  You can login using your email username and password.

Thursday, September 8, 2011

A Day To Remember

September 11th marks a very important day in our history. 

This is an amazing story about how our sadness over the events of that day was shared by people around the world.

Follow all the "hotspots" to learn more.