Saturday, February 20, 2016

New @yourlibrary - Week of 2/22/16


What’s New @ the ES
What’s New @ the IS
What’s New @ the MS-HS
616.97 NEL
This book would be great to help your students understand the importance of food safety surrounding your students with food allergies.
302.34 REE
This book might help launch important conversations in your classrooms. Might be helpful for a morning meeting conversation.
FIC SCH
This new novel has won several awards, and would be great for students in grades 7-9.
"Jack, 12, tells the gripping story of Joseph, 14, who joins his family as a foster child. Damaged in prison, Joseph wants nothing more than to find his baby daughter, Jupiter, whom he has never seen. When Joseph has begun to believe he'll have a future, he is confronted by demons from his past that force a tragic sacrifice."
New Resource:

This resource is similar to Newsela.com.  It will help you locate leveled articles on current events.  The great difference is they provide differentiated open-ended discussion questions.