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Oakwood-Windsor  
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WELCOME LIBRARY LOVERS!  Our Web Page will have library games, Accelerated Reader (AR) Contests and winners, listings of new books and materials, Birthday Book Club members, and interesting web sites to visit...ETC.


Do you speak a FOREIGN LANGUAGE???  We have many students at Oakwood-Windsor who speak Spanish as well as English.  When a person can speak two languages, we say he or she is BI-LINGUAL.  To keep up with the demand for Spanish books we are adding the following titles:

Extranos Animales del Pasado
Y Hoy...Que Tiempo Hara?
La Fiesta del Abercedario
El Viaje de Jenny
Germenes! Germenes! Germenes!
El Mosquito!
La Boda de la Ratoncita
Tomas y la Senora de la Biblioteca
Alvin Ailey
La Leyenda de la Flor "El Conejo"
Una Nina Llamada Frida Kahlo
La Mariquita Malhumorada
Corduroy
Hola, amigos!
Volar yo Quiero
Camino a Tondo
La Tataranieta de Cucarachita Martina
Feliz Cumpleanos, Martin Luther King
El Cuidado de los Gatitos de Otros Animalitos
Borreguita y el Coyote
Julieta y su Caja de Colores
El Machinchar
La Danza del Leon



ACCELERATED READER CONTESTS FOR ALL GRADES...

First Contest:  At the beginning of May, the top AR point getter in each homeroom (GRADES 1-5) will go out for pizza. BE A WINNER
Second Contest:  GRADES 1 & 2:  One girl and one boy from each grade, with the highest number of AR points in May, will receive a prize at the end of the year. BE A WINNER
Third Contest:  GRADES 3-5:  The first class in which all get their bentcils will earn a pizza party at school. BE A WINNER

WELCOME TO MRS. WILLIAMSON - OUR NEW AR LIBRARIAN


WOW     ARTHUR WEBSITE TO VISIT, K-2     WOW

Games, bookmarks, songs, coloring pages...look for Arthur and his friends. See...pbs.org/wgbh/pages/arthur

FOR ANIMORPH FANS...

Read an interview with author K. A. Applegate (did you know the author was a woman???).  See...teacher.scholastic.com/authorsandbooks/authors/apple/bio.htm


BOOK FAIR:  The book fair was a BIG success.  "Thanks" to all of you who supported it.  Our library received 40 new paperback books! Some of the highlights are:

ARTHUR books
Easter titles
Titanic books
Science books about wolves, insects, sharks, and twisters...
SCIENCE FICTION for 5th. Grade

EASY READERS including Angel Cat, Toy Story 2, Mailing May, Candy Counting, Once There Was a Bull..(Frog), and Lunch   Bunnies...

FICTION FOR GRADES 3-5 starring Scrappers (a sports series), Cody's secret admirer (he's back!), Garfield, Sabrina, Mary-Kate and Ashley, the Berenstain Bears (chapter book), Little House books...

New books are ready to be checked out!  Look in the NEW BOOKS bin.


Oakwood-Windsor BIRTHDAY BOOK CLUB:

Please consider joining our Birthday Book Club.  Select one of our new books and we will put a bookplate in the front with your name, birthday, and homeroom.  It still costs $5.00 to join, and all money goes to buy new books for our Library collection.  Your name will be added to the Birthday Book Club Castle in the hall outside the Library, and will be read over the morning news.

A special thanks goes to Mrs. Wanda Matthews who gave two new books to our Library in Memory of Mrs. Roe
My Quia activities and quizzes
Library Hangman
https://www.quia.com/hm/7570.html
Hangman - using library terms
Call Number/Card Catalog Match
https://www.quia.com/jg/23861.html
Matching - match symbols to locations
Useful links
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