LIBRARY - Valley View Elementary

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Lori Thorpe 

Library Hours: 
Monday - Thursday                                  8:40 a.m.  -3:40 p.m.

The library is open any time I'm here--which is almost all the school day.   

School Library Mission Statement

  The mission of the Valley View  library  is to enrich and support the educational programs of our school.   

  To help our students  become enthusiastic about reading for fun and for learning and to develop literacy and research skills.                              The philosophy is to foster a love of reading and learning.  “Read, Learn, Discover, Inspire!" 

In the Library
  this month...

It's National Poetry Month!
Bring a  poem you wrote or  one you'd like to share.

2nd - 6th Grade

Week 1:  Learning about Literary Terms and Figures of Speech.

Week 2:  Figures of Speech  in poetry. 
Poetry Scavenger Hunt

Week 3: Reading Poetry and Writing Poetry. 
        Poetry Jam!

Week 4: 






Oh, the places you'll go when you Read sign

Welcome to the Valley View Library!

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Let Mrs. Thorpe know where a book has taken you and you can put a flag pin on the bulletin board in the library. 

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           Library This WEEK 

        Figurative Language 
               Literary Terms 

poetry jam

              National Poetry Month

Bring poetry you've written or some you like
and share with us.  
   We'll put your poetry in a book for all to read.


Our Choice Boards

April Choice Board

Choice Board
Join the FUN!

   Reading, Learning,  
     Making, Coding,     
 Technology & more! 

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and Mrs. Thorpe will see if we can get them!  


Library Event Highlights

Battle of the books is up and running, or should I say READING!
All the students in K-1st grade are being read Battle Books at school.
All Students in 2nd - 6th have chosen a book to read from their Battle Book list, to read or listen to at home.
We are doing Practices and Battles during class library times.