• To join our Zoom Library Class or see our Library Google Classroom,

    Open your West Orange CLEVER account and choose Mrs. Boyd's Page

    Library Class Schedule

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

  •    Hispanic Heritage Month   During library we will hear books about some wonderful Hispanic/Latinx characters and real people, as well as some traditional stories. I will also post suggestions for ebooks, websites, and activities to help you find out more about the variety of culture, history, and contributions from Latin America!

Important topics:

  • Click the images for more information or to read book.

    WNDB Live Online   AND WNDB Book Club

     Not My Idea    

    Currently, this website  (https://www.dottirpress.com/not-my-idea )

    is offering a free PDF download of Not My Idea: A Book About Whiteness.

    Scroll down to watch a video of the author talk about why she wrote the book

    Kidlit Rally for Black Lives  This was wonderful!! So many incredible Children's Authors and Illustrators and others with important messages for kids, parents, educators, everyone!!  Luckily, you can watch the video here

          Sesame Street - Standing up to Racism

    The show was to talk to kids about racism, the recent nationwide protests, embracing diversity and being more empathetic and understanding.

    The 60-minute special "Coming Together: Standing Up to Racism. A CNN/Sesame Street Town Hall for Kids and Families" recording can be found by clicking the above picture.

         

     

"From My Window" a United Nations Ebook about staying home during Covid

If you are having trouble viewing the document, you may download the document.

Bored? Don't worry! We have the answer!

  • Left arrow   Check out the e-books, resources, and fun activities on the sidebar to the left.

    If needed, you can find the User names & Passwords for our Online Resources herealthough you have to be logged into your @westorangeschools.org account to access user log-ins. OR you can log into some seamlessly through Mrs. Boyd's Clever page or our Library Google classroom

     

WOW! Don't Miss:

  • Liberty Science center

  • So many books to listen to online!!

    Watch Harry Potter himself (sort of) reading aloud the first chapter of the first book, and then other celebrities continue with the rest of the book!!

     Boy who Read

    AND,

     You can also watch and listen as some very famous actors read

     James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl.

    I hope you have as much fun listening to the book as they do reading it!

    James and the Giant Peach

    Plus:

    The Obama's continuing their tradition of reading aloud to children

     Obama's Read The Word Collector    Obama's read on PBSKids

    Also, don't miss Michelle Obama reading aloud some of her favorite children's books!

    Read Along Mondays with Michelle Obama!

    To listen to past videos of the Obama's or the current First Lady reading aloud to children, click here.