Welcome to the Intermediate Library Website for
Nelson Ridge, Spencer Crossing, Bentley and Oster-Oakview
The Rebecca Caudill votes are in! The children at Oster-Oakview picked the book Echo by: Pam Munoz Ryan as their favorite book. However the children across the state of Illinois chose the book The Crossover by: Kwame Alexander.
Coming in second place was The War that Saved My Life by Kimberly Bradley. Third place was Masterminds by Gordon Korman.
The book club will begin again in September 2017.
Procedures and Policies
*Students may check out 2 books at one time- one pleasure reading book, and two of their choice.
*Books are loaned out for 10 school days.
*If a book is not returned by the due date, please check the due date card that is located in the front pocket of the book.
*If the book is lost or stolen, THE STUDENT WHO HAS CHECKED OUT THE BOOK will be charged the CURRENT price of the book.
Battle of the Books 2017
Congratulations to the following teams for making it to the B.O.B. Finals:
All Hail Pokey
Kids These Dayz
Welcome Back!! This is going to be a very exciting year for the Crossing Students. Mrs. Drews will be teaching Library with the 6th graders and I will be having Library class with 4th and 5th grade. The children will have Library weekly to checkout books and meet with the Specialist every other week.
At the end of last year the Spencer Library was awarded a $4000 grant from the New Lenox Foundation to purchase material that promotes creativity. More details will be coming soon about the amazing material that will be available in the Library!
Summer Reading ends on September 9th.
Log your minutes at http://www.scholastic.com/summer/
Volunteers are needed to help in the Library daily. Volunteers organize and shelve books, checkout books to students and help process books! Library classes will the first week. If you are interested in helping please login to http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090c4ea5aa2ea1f49-spencer/
Returning Volunteers are welcome to start anytime!
Spencer Book Fair will be September 27-October 7. I will need help setting up on September 27th starting at 8:00 and daily during book fair. If you are interested in helping please sign up at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090c4ea5aa2ea1f49-spencer/
Books and More!
Books and more-True or False
Fiction or Non-Fiction
Call Number Match
Parts of a Book
What section of the library
Call number Match
Authors and Call Number Match
Where do I belong?
Where in the library is my book?
Find the Genre
Genres of Literature
4th and 5th grade
The Book Fair is coming!! Watch the Book Fair Video to see what is coming your way at the end of September! When you are done with the video you can checkout books.
Book Fair Video
Maker Space Center:
4th and 5th grade Cool Circuits-Complete circuits starting at #1 and moving on from there. Work together in pairs.
4th grade Corner Bookmark:
Follow the video to create your own corner bookmark. One per person. When you are done you may checkout books.
5th Grade Our American Voice:
Please complete the following form about Citizenship.