LIBRARY - Valley View Elementary

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Media Specialist
Lori Thorpe 


Library Hours- During the School Year
The library is open any time Mrs. Thorpe is there (which is most of the time, during school).  Come on in and check-in and out books - even if I have a class (2-6)

Specific times when I don't have a class (come on in) :
Monday - Friday 8:30-10:015am
Monday - Thursday 3:25-3:45pm

Library in 

September 1

August 29 - September 2
Get to Know How we do things &
What's Expected in Library with "Professor Sunny"
Video of teachers (as kids) following library procedures.

September 5-9
Book:  Mr. Peabody's Apples
                    by Madonna
SEL: gossiping -how it can hurt
More on Expectations in Library

September 12-16
Library Scavenger Hunt. Where things are and what are the rules.

September 19-23
Library Scavenger Hunt KAHOOT!
What we learned. 
Kahoot is platform to create online Quizzes that tests students learning in a fun way.

September 26-30
All:   Book Care with the 'Book Doctor;' Read: The Incredible Book Eating Boy
by Oliver Jeffers
]Introduce the Pumpkin Book Character 
        Decorating FUN!
2-6  Introduce Battle of the Books 

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!" 


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Click on the TABS above for  Catalogs, Information & more FUN things

Welcome to the Valley View Library!

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District School Libraries -Parent Information Sheet

This year we will be reading about people in the past who made a difference. People who worked hard, and overcame challenges.  We will learn from their stories and what they did to help make a brighter future for ourselves. 
We'll be using our TIME MACHINE!

Library This Week for website

                                                September 12 -16

What's Expected in Library & Where things are:

Library Scavenger Hunt & Kahoot

Pumpkin Book Character Fly Guy

Book Character Pumpkin Decorating FUN!
Info and Entry Form

Get your pumpkin decorating skills ready. 
At home ,decorate a pumpkin as

your favorite Book Character and bring it to the Valley View Library for a prize.

 Bring it  to the Valley View library from October 10th - 20th for a prize

      Battle of the Books 2022-23  Book Lists

       2nd Grade          3rd - 4th           5th - 6th 

  More information, What is BofB?  Blurbs, etc. 

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          Places to read books-or be read to:

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  use class code: lqg7849


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SORA   Districts Free e-books, audio                  books and read-a-longs

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       Davis County Libraries  
    &  Bountiful Branch Library


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SUGGEST BOOKS for our library 

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

Library Event Highlights

For Battle of the Books students are reading and earning coins to spend at the library store in March.
Teams are practicing for the Battles--