Midway Elementary Library Media Center

Librarian Ashley Lile


Library Schedules

Monday = Ms. Tarwater and Ms. Minta

Tuesday = Mrs. Grimes , Mrs. Gartman, and Mrs. Flanagan

Wednesday = Mrs. Spies, Ms. Lyons, and Mr. Garrison

Thursday = Ms. Kurzweil, Mrs. Brumbaugh, and Mrs. Brown

Friday = Ms. Schacher, Ms. Carver, and Mrs. Jordan

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Instead of bookmarks, we are using kid-friendly Random Acts of Kindness calendars to mark our places this month and remind us to make everyone's holiday season merry and bright!

Read over Winter Break for the 4th-6th Grade Reading and Fitness Challenge!

Grades 4-6 have an opportunity to earn a trip to the Big 12 Women's Basketball Championship as well as other goodies just by logging their reading and exercise! The deadline is January 24th. For more information, contact Coach Chamberlin or Mrs. Lile, and visit the sponsoring website:

We have many books about the holidays. Snuggle up and read on cold winter days!

What Are We Reading?

Kindergarten Book of the Week: Snowmen at Christmas

1st-3rd Grades Book of the Week: Snowmen at Christmas

4th-6th Grades: "Teach Graphix Week":

2019-2020 Missouri Award Books

Mrs. Lile will read all 10 of the Show Me Award nominees to 1st-3rd grades in class. All students, 1st-3rd grades, will then vote in March on their favorite!

Grades 4-6 students can voluntarily read the Mark Twain Award nominees, and if they read 4 or more, they may vote in March on which book they believe deserves the Missouri Mark Twain Award!

You can find more info at https://maslonline.org/awards/readers-awards/

Don't know what to read next?

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Library Resources

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