Our vision is to strive to promote the love of reading and life-long learning by sharing books and teaching skills in information literacy. We also strive to help students to access and use information in efficient and productive ways.
Playaway Audiobook Policy
1. Playaways are digital audiobooks. Each title is catologed and can be found in the online catalog.
2. Each title can be checked out for 5 days.
Each playaway cases include earbuds and a playaway audiobook. When returning the playaway to the library, be sure that both the playaway audiobook and earbuds are in the case.
4. There is an automatic fine of $1.50 to replace missing earbuds. Regular reserve fines apply to the Playaway device:
Lost; Cost of item. Playaways cost $25.00 and up.
5. Please report any problems with the Playaway device to the librarian IMMEDIATELY!
Students in grades 3rd-5th will not be allowed to check out Playaways unless the policy is signed and returned to the Media Center.
Students in grades Kindergarten through 2nd who accumulate a total of 15 points and students in grades 3rd through 5th who accumulate a total of 20 points during the this Nine Weeks will participate in a Sock Hop. This challenge will end on March 21st.
1st graders- One book for one week
2nd graders -Two books for one week
3rd, 4th and 5th graders- Three books for one week
Overdue Books and Fines
If books are not returned when they are due, students may not check out new books. Overdue books must be returned before a student may check out another book. If books are lost/stolen the students will receive a letter listing the name and price of the book.
SC Picture Book Award Nominees 2013-2014
All the Water in the World by George Lyon
The Astonishing Secret of Awesome Man by Michael Chabon
Belle, the Last Mule at Gee's Bend: A Civil Rights Story by Calvin Ramsey
The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind by William Kamkwamba
Brothers at Bat: The true Story if an Amazing All-Brother Team by Audrey Vernick
The Camping Trip That Saved America: Theodore Roosevelt, John Muir, and Our National Parks by Barbara Rosenstock
Chloe and the Lion by Mac Barnett
Chopsticks by Amy Rosenrhal
Cloudette Tom Rosenthal
The Day Dirk Yeller Came to Town by Mary Casanova
Here Come the Girl Scouts! : The Amazing All-True Story of Juliette "Daisy" Gordon Low and Her Great Adventure by Shana Corey
Little Lost Dog: The True Story of a Brave Dog Named Baltic by Monica Carnesi
No Sleep for the Sheep! by Karen Beaumont
One cool Friend by Toni Buzzeo
Pete the Cat: Rocking in My School Shoes by Eric Litwin
Rralph by Lois Ehlert
Sarah Emma Edmonds Was a Great Pretender. The True Story of a Civil War Spy by Carrie Jones
Three Hens and a Peacock by Lester Laminack
Wiener Wolf by Jeff Wiener
Wink: the Ninja Who Wanted To Nap by J. C. Phillips