Grades K-3 Elementary Library Media Centers

Nazareth Area School District

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Below are the events that are being held to foster more reading by our students.  These events are organized by the librarian and reading specialists in each K-3 school.

2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR

2020-2021 Pennsylvania Young Readers Choice Award Nominees for Grades K-3

Please click on the book covers below in order to view the read-aloud of that book.  Book covers marked with a star have been recorded and ready to view!

One School, One Read

All three K-3 Schools participated in the One School, One Read by reading the book "Where is the Grand Canyon?"

DON'T FORGET! EACH OF THESE CHAPTERS COUNT AS ONE BOOK FOR THE READING CHALLENGE!

RECORD THESE ON THE BEANSTACK APPLICATION WHICH IS ON YOUR CLEVER DASHBOARD.

YOU CAN EARN BADGES!

YOU CAN JOIN OTHER READING CHALLENGES!

YOU CAN EARN SPECIAL BADGES ONCE YOU GET PAST 100 BOOKS!

COMPETE AGAINST YOURSELF OR OTHERS!

2020 READING CHALLENGE

READING IS GRAND

Read 100 Books by March 31st to be a Trail Blazer Reader!

Please fill out all reading on the new Beanstack application on the student Clever dashboard!  Transfer all books from the form to the Beanstack application.  Please record all books by April 2, 2021!  

Students and parents…READING IS GRAND! It’s time to participate in the school-wide reading challenge! YOU CAN read 100 books by the end of MARCH!  Please read below to get started.

  • READING with your child at any age K-3 is highly encouraged and very rewarding!

  • Picture books count as 1 book.

  • List the books on the Beanstack application.

  • PLEASE be sure to include the title of the book.  The author's name is optional.  You can scan the ISBN number with the application using the student's iPad.

  • Chapter books - each chapter counts as 1 book OR you can CHALLENGE your child to read and count a chapter book as 1 book…make it work for your family and child!

  • The title of a chapter book can be listed then type the chapter number or title…10 chapters = 10 books.

  • Books that have very short chapters, diary entries, graphic novels, poetry or joke books, etc., PLEASE count 40 pages = 1 book.

  • Parents please help and verify reading on Beanstack for your child.  

  • No need to hand anything in!  The library media specialist and associates can view each student, class and school's progress through the Beanstack application.

  • Be sure to visit the LIBRARY WEB PAGE - tab is located on the school web page.

  • FREE BOOKS - BIG UNIVERSE- an eLibrary, is located on the school web page and contains a great variety of genres to read on the computer. Links on using BIG UNIVERSE can be found on my SCHOOLOGY page.

  • READ ALOUDS located on the school web page / LIBRARY tab/ READ ALOUD tab - a library lesson showed the students how to get to this page and open a book.


Be sure to contact the Library Media Specialist, Mrs. Cindy Rizzolino at crizzolino@nazarethasd.org, if you have any questions.

 

DUE NO LATER THAN APRIL 2, 2021

PLEASE WATCH THIS VIDEO AS WE WRAP UP THE SCHOOL-WIDE READ OF WHERE IS THE GRAND CANYON!

VIDEO HAS GRAND CANYON PICTURES STUDENTS HAVE SENT IN AND ANSWERS FROM THE AUTHOR TO YOUR QUESTIONS!

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For library questions, please contact: Mrs. Cindy Rizzolino, K-3 Library Media Specialist

For website questions, please contact: Miss Shawn-Kimberly Kocher, K-3 Technology Integration Specialist