Check out these stellar Ice Tunnels our Fizz,boom, Readers made!!!

Meet our Cookieologist and their special creations!

This week some of our readers experimented with electronics and made their own circuit boards. So much fun in science at the library!!!

Miss Ashley’s book of the week: Smile by Raina Telgemeier 
From the Catalog: From sixth grade through tenth, Raina copes with a variety of dental problems that affect her appearance and how she feels about herself.
Graphic novels also provide engaging and interesting reading. I can’t wait to jump into this already popular title!

Miss Ashley’s book of the week: Smile by Raina Telgemeier

From the Catalog: From sixth grade through tenth, Raina copes with a variety of dental problems that affect her appearance and how she feels about herself.

Graphic novels also provide engaging and interesting reading. I can’t wait to jump into this already popular title!

westwoodlibrarykids:

Tesla’s Attic from the Grades 4-5 Summer Reading List proves reading CAN be as exciting as the movies. See if it’s in by clicking thru.

library-lessons:

-via Family Circus

library-lessons:

-via Family Circus

(via yalsa-ttt)

thechroniclesofnarniaofficial:

#quote #Narnia

Books and Beach Activities That Make A Splash

harpercollinschildrens:

Time to dust off the swimsuits and head to the nearest body of water! We love to get our summer reading done poolside or seaside, but it doesn’t have to just be for the grownups. We found the best children’s books to pack in your beach bag for your little ones. These books are filled with exciting beach tales that will make sure they have plenty of fun in the sun.

But that’s not all! in between all of the reading and swimming, we found fifteen fun activities you can do with you kids.

Fancy Nancy: Sand Castles and Sand Palaces + Make a Sandcastle

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Pete the Cat: Pete at the Beach + Musical Towels

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Paddington at the Beach + Make A Beach Tent

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Splish, Splash, Splat! + Pool Fun At The Beach

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Gilbert, the Surfer Dude + Beach Checkers

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Sneakers, the Seaside Cat + Make A Beach Pond

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Axel the Truck: Beach Race + Beach Olympics

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Biscuit’s First Beach Day + Sand Handprint

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Coral Reefs + Beach Tic-Tac-Toe

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Dude: Fun with Dude and Betty + Funny Faces Group Photo Idea

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On the Way to the Beach + Fly a Kite

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Miranda’s Beach Day + Beach Bowling

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Super Sand Castle Saturday + Sand Volcanoes

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Sea, Sand, Me! + Drip Castle

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Life in a Coral Reef + Tide Pool

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New from J.K. Rowling: Dumbledore’s Army Reunites At Quidditch World Cup Final

What? New Harry Potter short story? Why yes, I’d love to read it!

(Source: princessmowgli, via scholasticreadingclub)

brkchildrens:

Fizz, Boom, Read!, this year’s summer reading program, is in full swing!  Here are a few science activity/experiment books to help you make the most out of your summer days!

  • 50 Science Things to Make and Do
  • 365 Simple Science Experiments
  • Backyard Science
  • The Book of Potentially Catastrophic Science
  • Cool Chemistry Concoctions
  • Crazy Concoctions
  • The Kid’s Book of Simple Everyday Science
  • Rocket Science
  • Science on the Loose
  • We Dare You!

This is a great list! Check them out!

(via westwoodlibrarykids)

hmhkids:

We agree!

hmhkids:

We agree!

(Source: amandaonwriting)

sesamestreet:

Sounds like a job for the Count.

sesamestreet:

Sounds like a job for the Count.

(via westwoodlibrarykids)

stichinaparka2:

Lost in my world of books - Belle by giusynuno
theparisreview:

“Well-meaning adults can easily destroy a child’s love of reading.” Neil Gaiman on letting children read what they want.
For more of this morning’s roundup, click here.

theparisreview:

“Well-meaning adults can easily destroy a child’s love of reading.” Neil Gaiman on letting children read what they want.

For more of this morning’s roundup, click here.

(via harpercollinschildrens)

epicreads:

Yup. This happened.


YA authors know what’s up.

epicreads:

Yup. This happened.

YA authors know what’s up.

(Source: twitter.com)