What Book Made You a Reader?

Teachers & Staff members shared the book or series that made them a reader! Check out our hallway display to read more!

 

Welcome Back to the Library, Leopards!

I’m thrilled to be kicking off our 6th year together at Elsa England! I’ve already begun Library Orientations with 5th, 4th, and 3rd grade, and will finish up this week with the rest of the classes not yet visited the library! By the end of this week, all 1,100 of our K-5 students will have received their library orientation lesson and checked out their FIRST books of the year!!!

Read more about our library policies, sign up for our Birthday Book Club, consider volunteering in the library, sign up for a parent library account, or check our library schedule — all right here on our library website!

Armadillo Award Committee Selection Day

Hello Hello, Emily Arrow, Hello!

Kindergarteners and 1st graders are very excited to meet Emily Arrow in a few weeks! Emily is a former elementary-school-music-teacher-turned-kidlit-singer/songwriter; writing and performing fabulous songs based on picture books!

You can watch many videos of her original songs on her Emily Arrow YouTube channel, and we are excited to offer the pre-sale opportunity to purchase a kazoo and/or a signed CD before her visit! Order forms will be sent home this week, and please return them by Wednesday, October 12th!

Thank you to our AWESOME PTA for funding and supporting this very special literacy-music visit from Emily Arrow!

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Check out Louise Loves Art and Hug Machine videos below:

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Louise Loves Art Song – Emily Arrow
Book by Kelly Light

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Hug Machine song – Emily Arrow
Book by Scott Campbell

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The Dot Song Motions Guide – Emily Arrow & Peter H. Reynolds

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BE A FRIEND Song by Emily Arrow
Book by Salina Yoon

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The Curious Garden Song – Emily Arrow & Peter Brown

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ARE WE THERE, YETI? Song – Emily Arrow & Ashlyn Anstee

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ISH Song Motions Guide – Emily Arrow & Peter H. Reynolds

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I Am Yoga Song – Emily Arrow
Book by Susan Verde, Art by Peter H. Reynolds